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Title: Plumbing & Electrical Certificate Level 1
Start date: 06/10/2020
Weekly hours: 6 hours per week
Duration: 10 weeks

Plumbing & Electrical Certificate Level 1

This entry level Plumbing and Electrical course is free to those on a low income or who are unemployed. It is designed to help you to increase your career and employment prospects.

What will I learn?

This course is designed to enable you to develop skills and knowledge in Plumbing and Electrical Installation.

On the course you will learn about:

  • Health and safety in construction, and Electrical Safe Isolation;
  • Basic plumbing and electrical tool skills;
  • Plumbing maintenance and repairs;
  • Manufacturing of copper pipework and Installation of simple appliances;
  • Electrical maintenance; sockets, fuses, lighting;
  • Manufacturing of simple electrical cables systems;
  • The theory behind domestic plumbing and electrical systems.

People successfully completing these courses will have increased confidence and motivation to help you progress.

How will I be assessed?

Students will be observed doing practical tests, creating a portfolio of work.

What may it lead to?

This course enables progression onto either the Plumbing or Electrical Diploma Level 2.

Additional information & other costs

*This course may be free to those who are 19+ and are unemployed and in receipt of an approved benefit or on a low income. To discuss requirements, please contact our Student Information Centre on 01227 811188 or email

This course will run on Wednesday between 10am and 4pm.

Interested in this course?

Make an enquiry and register you interest

Contact us

We'd love to hear from you

New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent

01227 811111