Plumbing Certificate

Curriculum Code: ARC.PLM.CERT (C446H)

(Total Program Credits: 20)

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

Upon 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.

(Fall 2021)

Placement Measures

Program Map for Full-Time Students

Semester One: Fall

Course NumberTitleCredits
ARC 102OSHA 10-Hour Construction Training


ARC 104Introduction to Architecture


COT 100Construction Trade Math


COT 107Codes, Specifications and Print Reading


COT 111Plumbing Fixtures, Valves & Faucets


Total Credit Hours:11

Semester Two: Spring

Course NumberTitleCredits
COT 210Plumbing: Fixture Installation


COT 211Plumbing: Fixture Repair


COT 248Construction Planning & Scheduling


Total Credit Hours:9

See ARC course descriptions; COT course descriptions.

Chairperson: Frances Figg, Ext. 3129, email: