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Level 1 Diploma in Plumbing Studies


This qualification helps learners develop their skills in a range of construction trades including: Bricklaying, Joinery and Plastering. During the course learners will build their practical skills as well as complete theory work.

Course content

  • Health, safety and welfare in construction
  • Principles of building construction, information and communication
  • Carry out small-scale building repairs
  • Carry out small-scale painting and decorating repairs
  • Carry out small-scale plastering repairs
  • Carry out small-scale plumbing repairs
  • Carry out carpentry repairs

Method of assessment

  • Practical assessments
  • Assignments

What can I progress onto?

After completing the course, learners may wish to progress onto a Level 2 Maintenance Operations Apprenticeship.

A qualified construction operative can expect to earn £15,000 + per year.

Entry requirements

Level 1 Certificate or Extended Certificate in General Construction

Course Application