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Introduction to Plumbing Maintenance and Repairs

Course code: MSAU102P

Subject area: Construction

Study level: Part Time

Course level: E

Course details

6:00pm - 9:00pm


4th Oct 2022 - 22nd Nov 2022

Abingdon Campus

Contact details


01235 555 585

An opportunity to get hands on experience using the tools of the trade. Understand and practise how to work safely and skilfully. Learn how to diagnose and repair minor plumbing faults around the house and learn how to install taps and valves. Lots of tips from experienced staff along the way.

Introduction to Plumbing course comprises of
Repair or replace faulty taps, showers, overflowing cisterns.
Installation of toilets, basins, sink units, showers and radiators
Learn all aspects of pipework to include copper pipe, plastic pipe and fittings, compression fittings and flexi-hoses
Complete basic pipe bending

None, but you must wear steel toe capped footwear in the workshop
As part of your course we may organise trips to assist you with your learning. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate. Bursaries may also available to cover the cost of some trips.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 212 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

16 - 18 Fee

19+ Fee

Tuition Fee: £210.00
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £210.00

19+ Reduced Fee

College Certificate