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Level 2



The Level 2 Diploma evening class is an exciting and intensive course run over two evenings per week for one year. We provide an industry-focussed and practical learning environment that will develop your skills and knowledge across a range of plumbing activities. We have team of lecturers and workshop instructors who are approachable, knowledgeable and have experience of working in the industry.

About the course

You will learn about the key methods, materials, processes and principles used in plumbing. Common plumbing processes that are required include teaching you how to interpret diagrams, prepare tubes and fittings for joining, perform fixing of clips and operate power tools.

Hot and cold water are key topics that will teach you how to fit types of domestic water systems and components. You will learn about the water distribution, water supplies, the pipework used in domestic systems, how to test and decommission, maintain and install water systems and components.

You will learn the requirements for installing sanitary appliances and be able to install them by the end of your course. We explore common sanitation systems, which includes: toilets, wash basins, sinks and cisterns.

The central heating unit will introduce you to the domestic central heating systems installed in domestic dwellings. We also cover above ground drainage systems.


You may have previously completed the Level 1 Plumbing Diploma, though
this is not a formal requirement.

A positive attitude, enthusiasm towards learning, interest in plumbing and
good attendance is also important.

*FREE* Online short courses

Make the most of these extraordinary times and gain a nationally-recognised qualification. A short online course is a significant first step to improving your skills and achieving your career goals.

Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

How to apply

Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.


Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2


Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.


If you want to find out more about what Brigton MET has to offer why not join us at our next open day.
Visit our one of our specialist campuses to see our industry-standard facilities and meet our expert tutors.