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Plumbing Technology Career Pathways

The Construction Plumbing program will prepare students for work in new construction, remodel, and energy auditing industries. Course offerings include everything from entry level trades courses, kitchen and bathroom installs, plumbing systems, all the way to national certification. Students will train at the career centers, high schools and at real jobsites. Current and traditional plumbing practices are included, while updated and advanced techniques, energy efficiency, health and safety, and sustainability methods are emphasized.

Students will learn the safe and proper use of tools, equipment, and techniques used in the plumbing industry. Formative and summative assessments will be used to determine student proficiency in hand and power tool operation. Instruction will include proper procedures for plumbing residential and commercial projects. Students will complete hands-on projects starting from construction prints to completion.

Course offerings are intended to promote career ladders for those just entering the industry, as well as industry professionals looking to stay current. There are multiple certificates and degree options and inter-related disciplines at the Career Centers having articulation agreements with various post-secondary institutions.

The Construction Plumbing Program prepares students for high-skill, high-wage, and high-demand careers.