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1 Week Plumbing Course

About the course

This course is an introductory course allowing you to gain a basic understanding of plumbing with a view to taking on small projects. You will learn aspects of pipe work from working with copper (bending and soldering) to working with compression and push fit fittings and associated waste fittings. You will learn how to plumb in a bathroom taking into account any obstacles or restrictions from existing supplies and fit a new suite safely and professionally. Fault finding is also covered on this course.

plumbing course 1 week
plumbing course 1 week


Fault finding and rectification of faults on domestic hot, cold water and waste systems.
Repairs to toilet flushing problems
Repairs to dripping taps and ballcocks

This course will give you a basic understanding of common domestic plumbing systems found in most properties. We use a mix of practical and theory exercises to deliver this course.

After course options & support

This course is a short introduction to plumbing and is perfect for learning the basics or as a refresher course. If you want to learn more and enter the plumbing trade we recommend the comprehensive 6-week Diploma course.

Our support does not end when your course is complete! You can attend the school for free advice and attend our specialist training days. Over the years we've built up a fantastic community of students – you can join our ’Leak Geeks’ support groups both on WhatsApp and a dedicated Facebook page. You will have instant access to support from a close network of tutors and experienced plumbers.

Cost & certificate

Course £760

Deposit £200


In-house certificate of completion

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