Monster Plumbing College

PLUMBING COURSES

NQF- 4 ALIGNED SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME – PLUMBING COURSES

Accreditation No: 58782

Credits: 168

Duration:

Option 1: 3 Months Theory & Practical Training and 3 Months Practical Workplace Experience.

Option 2: 3 Months Theory & Practical Training.

Option 3: 9 Months Theory & Practical Training (Part-time Saturday mornings).

Option 4: 10 Module short course (Cold water systems, Hot water systems, Geyser installation, Geyser maintenance, Toilets, Bath & Showers, Basins, Sinks, Drainage Installation, Drainage maintenance/blockages: storm water & sewerage).

Option 5: Customised training based on client’s requirements. Consultation required with client to quote according to the requirements which include Plumbing Short Courses and Group Training for companies who wish to up-skill their internal staff who work within the industry of property-based maintenance.

The training offered is for students who want to work as a plumber in the Building Service & Construction Industry Sector. The training does not make students fully qualified plumbers on completion – 3 years of work experience is required in addition to the training and under the supervision of a qualified plumber. The student must receive a letter of reference from the qualified company to verify his work experience.

The training offered allows students to learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment / career progression in the plumbing sector in order for them to complete their Section 26,D Trade Test.

 

NRLD

UNIT STANDARD TITLE

CREDITS

244502

Install and maintain soil, waste and vent pipe systems

12

244492

Install, maintain and repair sanitary ware appliances

8

244498

Install, maintain and test below ground drainage systems

14

244507

Install, maintain and test cold water supply systems

14

244496

Install, maintain and test hot water supply systems

12

244495

Install, maintain and test Rainwater Systems

5

13224

Monitor the application of safety, health and environmental protection procedures

4

244497

Perform building works

5

244493

Procure resources for construction works

4

244491

Fabricate and install sheet metal components

8

9015

Apply knowledge of statistics and probability to critically interrogate and effectively communicate findings on life related problems

6

9016

Represent analyse and calculate shape and motion in 2-and 3-dimensional space in different contexts

4

7468

Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal, business, national and international issues

6

119457

Interpret and use information from texts

5

119467

Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes

5

119465

Write/present/sign texts for a range of communicative contexts

5

119462

Engage in sustained oral/signed communication and evaluate spoken/signed texts

5

119469

Read/view, analyse and respond to a variety of texts

5

119471

Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes

5

119459

Write/present/sign for a wide range of contexts

5

9973

Apply basic business concepts

8

119472

Accommodate audience and context needs in oral/signed communication

5

244494

Perform specialised fault-finding and repairs to plumbing systems

12

242821

Identify responsibilities of a team leader in ensuring that organisational standards are met

6

TOTAL CREDITS:

168

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Apply understanding of the functioning of plumbing systems to install, test and maintain them in a building environment.
  • Apply fault finding techniques to diagnose and repair installed plumbing systems.
  • Communicate in verbal and written forms with peers, supervisors and other relevant role players.
  • Identify and solve problems with practical mathematical applications.
  • On completion, learners will be able to integrate their knowledge, understanding and competencies related to Occupational Health and Safety, National Building Regulations, and Industry Codes of Practice to perform a range of plumbing activities.