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York College

Entry Requirements

Good standard of functional English and Maths, plus time available to undertake home study during the course (recommended seven hours a week).

Dates and Times

12th September 2017 - 5th July 2018

Time: 6.00pm 9.00pm

Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Course Content

Practical training and assessment within college plumbing workshop in the following:

  • Health and safety
  • Electrical Safety
  • Plumbing processes
  • Hot and cold water systems
  • Central heating (pipework)
  • Sanitation and drainage


Home study in preparation for nine online multi-choice exams.


Employment in industry as a plumber's mate, or Level 2 Apprenticeship (this qualification can count towards half the work required to complete the full Level 2 Apprenticeship).

Course Fees


Courses costing more than £200 can usually be paid for in instalments. Please contact the College for details.

How to Apply

Applications should be made to the College and you may be required to have an interview. You can apply online on the web page of your chosen course, collect an application form from the College, or request a paper or PDF copy from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on 01904 770400.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course or any aspects of studying at York College please email or call (01904) 770770.

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