Cleckheaton-based Brookhouse Training is running a series of courses for would-be plumbers.

In partnership with Leeds College of Building, Brookhouse Training is offering free two-week plumbing courses for benefit claimants designed to prepare candidates for employment in the construction industries.

No previous plumbing experience is required but candidates are required to have reasonable level of practical skills.

Director James McConnell said: “This is a great opportunity for anyone looking for a career in plumbing. The course offers both practical and theory learning from our centre of excellence.”

The course dates are: April 2 to April 12; April 29 to May 10, May 28 to June 7 and July 1to July 12. Interested candidates should call 0844 415 2700 or go to Brookhouse