Construction – Plumbing

About Nescot

Nescot is in Ewell near Epsom in Surrey. We are a few minutes’ walk from Ewell East and Ewell West main line stations. Whilst we are close to both Epsom and South/West London students also benefit from a green and leafy campus. We’ve been providing Further Education for school leavers at Nescot for more than 60 years.

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Plumbing at Nescot

Precision counts in plumbing, so at Nescot we train you to work better than industry standard. Nescot plumbing students work to + or – 2mm. On site you’ll often find a 5mm variation, so you’ll have the edge from the start.

What You Can Expect…


Plumbers work in all kinds of industries. You could find a job designing plumbing systems for new buildings, deciding how to manage, repair, and expand water systems, or developing new plumbing technologies. Where there’s water and people there’s a need for plumbing, so our courses are designed to give you the skills and knowledge you need to help ensure you are never short of work.

161,000 vacancies in plumbing and heating, ventilation and air conditioning will be needed by 2021 (Construction Skills Network research – LMI).

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“The teachers here are all trained plumbers, so they can tell you about how things work on-site. I started studying full-time and I’m now doing an apprenticeship with a big commercial company, working on a large site in London. “

Kevin, Level 3 Plumbing Apprenticeship

Future Careers in Plumbing… Bathroom and kitchen installations, Gas engineer, Heating and ventilation engineer, Pipe fitter, Plumbing, Start your own business, Work for a small or large construction business.