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Introduction to Plumbing

Awarding Body City & Guilds

Learn Basic Plumbing Skills in 5 Days


This short intensive course is ideal for those of you who want some basic introductory plumbing skills with a City and Guilds certificate at the end. It is ideal for individuals who want to gain an insight into plumbing, maybe with a view to progressing further and achieving qualifications.

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What You’ll Learn

Able Skills 5 day Introductory Plumbing course has been recognised by City & Guilds as a comprehensive introduction to domestic plumbing and as such, they have accredited the course with a C&G 4555-02.

At the end of this course you will receive a City & Guilds certificate to confirm the skills that you will have learned.

During this 5 day domestic plumbing course you will learn:

  • Plumbing systems and fittings
  • Soldering techniques
  • Jointing, bending and pressure testing copper tube
  • Dealing with valves, taps, cisterns
  • Plumbing pipework

How You’ll Learn

This course is entirely hands on and is ideal for anyone looking to learn basic domestic plumbing but additionally can act as a great taster course for anyone who is considering Plumbing qualifications and a career as a Plumber. The course will cover all of the obvious issues that can arise within a domestic property in an attempt to teach you how to deal with certain things but more importantly, will provide guidance on when/if you really do need to call out a Plumber.

Courses Open To You After

Able skills offers a variety of plumbing training courses and if after this C&G 4555 introductory course you want to gain a qualification, please consider C&G 6035.

Additional Info

All of the tools and materials that this course requires will be supplied for you however it is essential that you have protective footwear (steel toe-cap boots) – suitable casual clothing is recommended as this course can get a little messy.

If you would like to view the facilities at Able Skills, please feel free to visit us at any time. We are open 7 days every week and encourage visitors to the centre. You will not need an appointment, just turn up (08.30 – 16.30) and we will show you around.

Duration & Cost

The cost for this certificated Introduction to Plumbing course is £395.00 including VAT. A £150.00 deposit will secure a booking and the balance can be paid on the start date.

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Product Questions

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