Plumber Assistant


This career major will introduce students to safe practices, tools and equipment and skills required to enter the plumbing industry.

Hours for Major: 900
Approved for Financial Aid: Yes
Open to 2nd year high school students and adults.

Introduction to Plumbing 30
Drawing and Document Management 45
Plumbing Tools 15
Plumbing Measurements and Drawings 30
Plastic Pipe and Fittings 15
Copper Pipe & Fittings 15
Cast Iron Pipe and Fittings 15
Fixtures & Faucets 15
Water Distribution, Drain, Waste, and Vent Systems 60
Plumbing Applied Math 45
Water Supply Piping 45
Installing Fixtures, Valves, Faucets, and Water Heaters 45
Servicing Plumbing Systems 30
Fuel Gas Systems 30
Indirect & Special Waste Systems & Sewage Pumps 30
Backflow Preventers, Water Pressure Boosters, & Recirculation Systems 60
Private Water & Waste Supply Systems           60
Hydronic & Solar Heating Systems 15
Swimming Pools, Hot Tubs, Mobile Homes & Compressed Air 30
Electrical Safety in Construction 15
Construction Core 120
 Workforce Transition III 240