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I am thinking of learning plumbing skills initially for the purpose of doing plumbing work in my household. More specifically I am planning to fit a new bathroom suite next year so i thought I might have sufficient time to learn the skills. The local college (Macclesfield) doesnt seem t offer a plumbing course so I have been looking at various others. I have noticed some online courses such as this one http://www.accesstraininguk.co.uk/plumb ... ing-course but am not sure if they are good enough? Do you guys recommend anything in particular? Anything I need to keep in mind? Please bear in mind that i have very little basic knowledge of plumbing world.


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Rip off. These days it is fairly straight forward to plumb with push fit fittings and the like. You can have a good read up on the basics with a bit of Googling and this forum will always be able to guide and answer questions. We like to see someone having a go at a project themselves. Have a look through the UHM video tutorials on Youtube.

Save your money on the training and put it towards your project :thumbright:

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do a search complete waste off money :cb
"access traininguk plumbing courses any good "
https://www.theguardian.com/money/2010/ ... ng-courses

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Got prices from them today. £4400 for the basic course :shock: :shock:


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Got prices from them today. £4400 for the basic course :shock: :shock:


yes that normal for these sort off scams that's why they quote 50k earnings and forget to tell you its no more a full qualification than attending the induction day at your local collage :lol:

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