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Plumbing is an essential hands-on trade that involves practical problem-solving skills, and therefore skilled plumbers are in consistent demand.  Plumbers work with pipes, plumbing systems and fixtures, to install, repair, and maintain water supply, drainage, and heating systems. The nature of this work requires critical thinking and the ability to troubleshoot.

You can earn a lot of money by becoming a plumber. As plumbing is considered a skilled trade, the demand for experienced plumbers can drive up earning potential. As you gain more experience and skills, and build your professional reputation, you could start to charge higher rates of pay.

Plumbing plays a crucial role in ensuring public health and safety. Plumbers are responsible for installing and maintaining safe and efficient plumbing systems that provide clean water supply and proper sanitation that means plumbing plays a crucial role in ensuring public health and safety. Our expert team of tutors, based at our Skipton campus will ensure you have sound knowledge of health and safety regulations, the right certifications and a good skills and knowledge base to begin your plumbing career.

£31,370
Average Salary
Plumbers, Heating & Ventilating Engineers
Suggested Occupation
+0.6%
Industry Growth
Vocational
TitleLevel
PlumbingLevel 1, Level 2
Apprenticeships
TitleLevel
Plumbing & Domestic Heating Apprenticehsip Under DevelopmentLevel 3
Part-time
TitleStart
Plumbing - IntroductionThu 15 May 2025
T-Levels
TitleLevel
Building Services Engineering - Plumbing & Heating Engineering T Level New CourseLevel 3
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