Plumbing Certificate

Curriculum ARC.PLM.CERT (C446H)

The Plumbing certificate is designed for students who wish to concentrate solely on hands-on construction skills. Graduates are prepared for entry-level plumbing positions in a residential setting.

PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES:

At the successful completion of the Plumbing Certificate, the graduate will be able to:

  • identify safety hazards on construction sites;
  • interpret drawings and specifications for construction projects;
  • navigate modern codes to find project requirements;
  • utilize appropriate forms in the construction, permit application and payout processes;
  • install and repair rough-in plumbing work; and
  • install and repair finished plumbing work.

Semester One (Fall)

ARC 102OSHA 10-Hour Construction Training

1 credit

ARC 104Introduction to Architecture

3 credits

COT 107Codes, Specifications and Print Reading

3 credits

COT 111Plumbing Fixtures, Valves & Faucets

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:10

Semester Two (Spring)

COT 142Construction Contract Documents

3 credits

COT 210Plumbing: Fixture Installation

3 credits

COT 211Plumbing: Fixture Repair

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:9

Total Credit Hours: 19

See ARC course descriptions; COT course descriptions.

Coordinator: Frances Figg, Ext. 3129, email: francesfigg@triton.edu

Gainful Employment

The information provided in the link below is available to assist students in making informed choices about their education and career. 

https://www.triton.edu/GE_Certificates/PlumbingCertificate/46.0503-Gedt.html

For more information about Gainful Employment, visit the Triton College Financial Aid Office, located in the Student Center Building, Room B-160, or send an email to: finaid@triton.edu.