Plumbing - Taster

EL3 Entry Level 3
Part Time
28 November 2020 — 5 December 2020
City Centre Campus, Cardiff
This course is available at other locations or at different start dates/levels.

About this course

This taster course in Plumbing will provide you with different types of skills and knowledge at an entry level for domestic plumbing.

What you will study

The assessment criteria includes the following:  

  1. List 3 skills that may be developed on a plumbing course.
  2. Use a plumbing based skill.
  3. Collect information, artefacts or photographs relating to a plumbing course.
  4. List the activities undertaken during a plumbing taster course.

Course fee per year

Course Fee: £30.00

Entry requirements

Motivated with a desire to achieve, successful interview

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

28 November 2020

End date

5 December 2020

Time of day

Day Time

Part Time

4 hours per week


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Maps & directions

Course code



CAVC Certificate


What our students say

I decided to get into plumbing because I wanted to earn good money and I needed a career; so I decided on a trade. I do think you get valuable experience on the course which you can apply to your onsite work. The highlight of my time at college has been getting a job.

Emma Ford
Plumbing Level 3 Apprentice

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City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

City Centre Campus,
Dumballs Road,
CF10 5FE