Whether you’re planning on taking your first steps towards a career as a bathroom fitter, or you’re already working in a similar field such as plumbing and would like to grow the services you’re able to offer, our bathroom fitting course is one of the most efficient ways of completing your learning. 

Our dedicated bathroom fitting course has been designed by time-served experts specifically to build all the necessary skills and knowledge you’ll need to succeed in the field. 

If bathroom fitting is an area you’re keen to learn more about, we’ve detailed what the course covers, how long it might take, and who it’s suitable for. 

What does the training include?

The bathroom fitting course is split into three key areas, each of which forms an essential part of the overall process. 

Plumbing skills

The first is a focus on plumbing skills. Throughout this section you’ll focus on core skills such as plumbing systems and fittings, soldering techniques, joining, bending and pressure testing copper tube, handling valves, taps and coasters, plumbing pipework and health and safety. 

Tiling skills

Next, is a focus on tiling skills, this section of learning will ensure you are confident in both wall and floor tiling, covering things like setting out your tiling, different kinds of adhesives, cutting tiles, the different kinds of tools available, tiling around socketed areas and uneven walls and other essential skills. 

Plastering skills

Finally, plastering will complete the course, equipping you with everything you need to comfortably prepare any bathroom. This block of learning will cover everything from cutting and fixing plasterboard, taping standing and internal joints and cutting and fixing angle beads to preparing surfaces and mixing plastering materials. 

How long does the course take to complete?

The bathroom fitting course is designed to be completed in three weeks, either consecutively or in separate blocks. with parts of the course also possible to complete on a weekend basis.

The plumbing section lasts one week, and can only be completed on a Mon - Fri basis. Both the tiling and plastering segments also last a week each, or can be adjusted to be completed over two weekends.

Who would want to complete a bathroom fitting course?

There are a number of demographics a bathroom fitting course could appeal to. Unsurprisingly, those considering a career in the field will find the course an extremely useful and in-depth starting point, one which opens the door for more advanced qualifications. 

Those working in the plumbing industry may also want to consider the course, as a way of expanding their skill sets to offer a fuller service to potential clients. 

Anyone working in property development could also see the course as a worthwhile investment, as it means they don’t have to rely on often busy, expensive tradespeople to complete this kind of work. 

If you’d like to know more about our bathroom fitting course, you can find all the details here. Alternatively, if you’d like to give our team a call on 01322 280 202 we’d be happy to answer any questions you might have.