Plumbing

Plumbing Apprenticeship

 

 

Interested in working in this multifaceted and fast paced industry? Plumbers protect the health of the nation, whether it's building a new installation or repairing an existing one. There are four levels of technical training for the plumbing apprenticeship. The programme will be delivered in a variety of formats combining in-school and work-based training, all designed to meet the competency standards and profile as defined by the industry.
 
 
Plumber Level 1:
• Mathematics
• Science
• Safety
• Tools
• Pipes
• Valves and Fittings
• Rigging
• Cutting, Soldering and Brazing
• Drafting and Blueprint Reading
 
Plumber Level 2:
• Hot Water Heating Systems
• Piping Drawings and Specifications
• Rough-in and Finishing
• Drainage and Venting Systems
• Compressed Air
• Medical Gas
• Leveling Instruments and Tools
 
Plumber Level 3:
• Drainage and Venting Systems
• Potable Water Systems
• Rural Water Systems
• Piping Drawings and Specifications
• Gasfitting
 
Plumber Level 4:
• Install and Light Gas Appliances
• Hot Water Heating Systems
• Gasfitting
• Electrical
• CCTS and Gas Controls
• Rural Sewage
• Drainage and Venting Systems