Program Description

The Plumbing Technology program of study is a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers in plumbing and related fields. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasise a combination of plumbing theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive a Plumbing Technology diploma and have the qualification of an apprentice plumber.

Diplomas
Plumbing and Pipefitting NCCER (42 hrs)
core courses
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I
3
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics
3
Select one of the following courses
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development
2
PSYC 1010 Basic Psychology
3
Plumbing and Pipefitting NCCER
occupational courses
COFC 1080 Construction Trades Core
4
 
PLBG 1005 Plumbing Fundamentals I
4
PLBG 1015 Plumbing Fundamentals II
4
PLBG 1025 Intermediate Plumbing I
4
PLBG 1035 Intermediate Plumbing II
4
PLBG 1045 Advanced Plumbing Concepts I
4
PLBG 1055 Advanced Plumbing Concepts II
3
PLBG 1065 Specialty Plumbing Applications I
4
PLBG 1068 Specialty Plumbing Applications II
3
Select 3 credit hours from the following electives course list:
COFC 1050 Construction Print Reading Fundamentals
3
PLBG 1330 Plumbing Codes 3
 
PPFT 1010 Introduction to Industrial Pipefitting
3
PPFT 1020 Pipe Systems Installation and Assembly
3
PPFT 1030 Socket and Butt Weld Pipe Fabrication
4
PPFT 1040 Equipment-Slings and Crane Riggings
3
PPFT 1050 Testing Procedures
3
PPFT 1060 Advanced Pipe Fabrication
4
PPFT 1070 Special Piping
4
Select 6 credit hours from the following course list:
PLBG 1005 Plumbing Fundamentals I
4
PLBG 1015 Plumbing Fundamentals II
4
WELD 1005 Welding and Cutting Fundamentals
3
WELD 1015 Shielded Metal Arc Welding I
4
 

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Program Admission Information

High school diploma or GED Required for admission.

ACCUPLACER SCORES

Min. ScoresDegreeDiploma
Sentence Skills 70 60
Reading Comp. 64 55
Arithmetic N/A N/A
Algebra 57 41

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