Over this six-week course, you will develop new skills to resolve a variety of common plumbing and repair tasks around the home.
Whether you are a first-time beginner or someone wanting to advance their plumbing skills, this course is ideal for people at all levels.
All adults aged 19+ - ladies and gents - are welcome.
There are no formal entry requirements for this experience.
This course is taught through practical exercises allowing you to get involved and gain hands-on experience.
You will learn new practical tasks which will include the repair of taps, valves, soldering - bending of pipes, silicone sealing and basic fault finding.
We will encourage you to discuss your household projects so they can be incorporated into our group exercises. Ad-hoc group discussions on more in-depth subjects will also be considered and agreed by group consensus.
There are no official assessment criteria for this experience. However, you will be guided and observed on pipe forming standards and pressure testing equivalent to Level 1.
Please note that this course will provide you with a basic understanding of home plumbing and heating systems in domestic situations. It does not offer qualifications to trade as a plumber.
You will be required to dress appropriately in PPE and safety shoes to undertake any practical work.
All materials will be provided and included in the cost you pay.
Further courses are to be announced.