City & Guilds Level 2 Plumbing Course

If you want to become a qualified Plumber then this industry recognised entry level 2 will be your starting point. You will start with the very basics and progress to a comprehensive understanding of domestic plumbing covering both theory and practical to enable you to work successfully as a Plumber.

QualificationCity & Guilds 6035-02
LocationDartford, Kent (Accommodation Available)
Entry RequirementsNone

6 Weeks (Mon - Fri)


14 Weekends

inc VAT
Easy payments
Flexible Training
Interest Free Payments
Accommodation Available

Duration & Cost

This C&G 6035 level 2 is available in a variety of ways.

Full Time - 6 weeks

£3,195.00 including vatA £500 deposit will secure a booking and the balance can be paid in 6 weekly instalments of £449.16

Part Time - 14 Weekends

(2 consecutive weekends per month)

£3,195.00 including vatA £500 deposit will secure a booking and the balance can be paid in 7 instalments of £385 (payable on the first weekend of each block).

Home Study + 4 Weeks in centre

£2,500.00 including vatVisit the home study page for more details

Course details

You will learn how to take your first steps to becoming a qualified Plumber. This level 2 Plumbing qualification is perfect for those of you who do not currently work within the Plumbing industry but who are looking to change career. The qualification forms the basis of knowledge for all modern domestic plumbing and is therefore an excellent starting point for anyone looking for a career as a Plumber. Equally, it is also suitable for those of you already working in the plumbing industry and who require in-depth technical knowledge and qualifications without completing an apprenticeship. This is an industry recognised, formal trade qualification and is required in order for candidates to progress further in their plumbing training/career. The course will provide you with a range of plumbing skills covering various topics including Electrical principles and processes, Common plumbing processes, Cold water systems, Domestic hot water systems, Sanitation, Central heating systems and Drainage systems.

This course is a real mixture of practical and theory training and you are assessed for the qualification by undertaking both practical assignments and on-line exams here at Able Skills. We will provide you with everything you need to achieve this qualification including a level 2 Plumbing reference book. Our level 2 Plumbing training centre has fantastic facilities with an abundance of up-to-date tools and equipment for you to use and the entire course is supported by the tuition and guidance of our dedicated Plumbing Instructors. Additionally, we will also provide access to a variety of plumbing videos to assist you during your training and afterwards should you ever need a quick refresher when you are on a job.  

This course is available Full Time or Part Time at Weekends (on a 2 weekend on and 2 weekend off basis). A Home Study option is also available.

All courses can be booked with small deposits and any balance can be spread over the period of the training – Interest Free!

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Courses open to you after

After achieving the C&G 6035 level 2 Plumbing qualification you may wish to consider beneficial add on courses like Water RegulationsEnergy Efficiency or Unvented Hot Water Systems. If you are looking to achieve an NVQ in Plumbing, this is also available at Able Skills. You may also wish to consider adding additional skills and maybe make a move towards becoming a Gas Safe registered Engineer. Within our Gas Training section there are a variety of different options available to you dependent upon which aspects of the process you would need Able Skills to provide for you.

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All of our courses take place at our dedicated training centre in Dartford, Kent. The centre is easily accessible by road, being just 10 minutes from junction 1a on the M25. We are only a short walk from Dartford train station which is served by frequent trains taking 35 minutes from central London. For anyone travelling from further away, we have our own accommodation available at only £25 per night.

We are open Mon - Fri and 2 weekends per month for training and visitors so if you would like to find out more about this course or about Able Skills, please feel free to pop in, no appointment necessary.

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