This qualification is a 1 year course and aimed at you if you are looking to work in the construction industry specifically in an advanced level of plumbing. It will provide you with a range of specialist technical practical skills and knowledge, which will equip you to seek employment or further training in the plumbing industry.
What do I need to join?
Learners will require 4 GCSEs grade 4 or above including English and maths.
How will I know how I am doing?
To gain this qualification learners must successfully complete all the mandatory assessment • Theory exam • Synoptic assignment • Employer involvement requirement
Maths & English
A key requirement for future progression and employment is a good understanding and application of knowledge and skills in both English and maths. Learners who are enrolled on this programme will be provided with opportunities to use the skills gained through achieving GCSE grade 4 in English and maths prior to joining.
At SGS we aim to provide learners with the skills required in order to progress onto further study and training, or into employment upon completion. Key attributes required by employers are that individuals are enthusiastic, motivated, presentable (in some instances in Company uniform), organised, articulate, can think "outside-the-box", are business-like and enterprising, and that they have a "can-do" attitude. At SGS we work with you on all these areas throughout the duration of your Programme and your |Tutor(s) will discuss progress and any areas for development.
As part of their overall Programme of Study learners will be required to undertake a period of Work Placement related to the field of employment they wish to enter. Our Work Placement Team will assist in gaining a placement and ensure they are on track to successfully achieve, whilst liaising with course tutors to ensure opportunities to practice and develop employability skills are available at College.
What can I do next?
Learners may wish to gain an Apprenticeship, undertake further training and development, or secure employment within the industry.Apply for this course
Course information last updated: Tuesday 12th November 2019 @ 10.50am (5 days ago)