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Plumbing Traineeship Focus Training (SW) Ltd

Traineeship opportunity to learn an insight into plumbing. This is a fantastic opportunity to get started in this sector!
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Closing date: 08 Sep 2021

Traineeship details

The Focus Training Group is an established group offering quality training to anyone who wishes to improve their skills, qualifications and future career prospects. 

General duties will include:

  • Provide support and assistance to one or more skilled plumbers
  • General work assisting the plumber including site preparation and clearance, and maintaining general site tidiness and assisting as directed by the plumber
  • Performing tasks as directed by the Line Manager to include assisting in working on plumbing systems. This will include assisting with installations, inspections, diagnosing problems/faults/leaks, testing, repair and maintenance of pipes, fixtures and other water and plumbing systems used anywhere for water distribution and waste disposal
  • As directed by the Line Manager to assist with storage, lifting, fetching supplies, unload and check deliveries and undertaking tasks to assisting plumber generally

Training to be provided

Plumbing Level 1 Award (Construction Skills). An insight into plumbing giving you the basic hand skills necessary to carry out small plumbing tasks. 

At the end of the course you will have learnt basic plumbing processes and operations, including:- 

  • Health and safety within the industry 
  • Hand tools operations 
  • Forming capillary joints 
  • Forming compression joints 
  • Bending copper pipe 

The training will also include:

  • Work experience for 2 days a week with a local employer 
  • Support with English and maths Functional Skills 
  • Support with CV writing 
  • Support and advice with interview skills 
  • An interview at the end of the traineeship with a local employer 

A traineeship is a course with work experience that gets you ready for work or an apprenticeship. It can last up to 12 months.

You can apply if you’re:

  • Eligible to work in England
  • Unemployed and have little or no work experience
  • Aged 16 to 24 and qualified below Level 4

You’ll get:

  • A work experience placement
  • Help with English and maths (if you need it)

You won’t be paid, but you may be given expenses for things like travel and meals.

  • Training provider

    South West Association of Training Providers Limited

  • Contact

    Heidi Evans 07702858201

  • Working week

    26 hours per week, with a minimum of 70 hours work experience

  • Expected duration

    8 weeks

  • Possible start date

    13 Sep 2021

  • Date posted

    06 Jul 2021

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available


Focus Training (SW) Ltd


67-69 St. Modwen Road




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Desired skills and what this will lead to

Desired skills and qualities

  • Good communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • A willingness to learn
  • Friendly

What this will lead to

  • Plumbing Apprenticeship