Basic Plumbing

This course focuses on the fundamentals needed to work in the plumbing industry and is perfect for the plumber assistant wanting to become a plumber or learn to do plumbing maintenance

Course Content:

Module 1: Introductions and base line assessments

Module 2: GMS and copper pipe work

Module 3: Geysers

Module 4: Sanitary fixations

Module 5: Soil and vent pipes

Module 6: Taps, valves and relevant

Type of Course:

This is a practical course and the modules will be done in a fully equipped workshop.

Cost of this Course:

R11 500.00

Price Includes:

• Lunch

• Learning material

• Facilitation

• SETA Learner uploading

• SETA Learner registration

• Internal assessment

• Internal moderation

• Internal Certification

Course Duration:

This is a full time course: 15 working day (3 Weeks)

Monday – Friday

Time: 09:00 – 16:00 Everyday

Admission Requirements:


Recognition of prior learning

If what you have learned at work, from other programs, courses, from life experience or training provided at work is relevant to this program, you may be entitled to gain subject credits or exemptions.  A RPL (Recognition of prior learning) process is available for recognition and assessment of your skills. Relevant credits will be passed.


On completion of this course the student will earn the following:

• Registration on SETA National Learner Data Base
• SETA statement of results for the following unitstandards:

  • 244502 – Install and maintain soil, waste and vent pipe systems
  • 244498 – Install maintain and repair sanitary ware appliances
  • 244496 – Install, maintain and test hot water supply systems
  • 13224 – Monitor the application safety, health and environmental protection procedures