PT11 NCCER Plumbing Technician, Technical Certificate of Credit

Offered at the Griffin Campus

Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
Minimum Length of Program: 3 terms
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 34

Program Description

The NCCER Plumbing Technician 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 emphasis a combination of plumbing theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive a NCCER Plumbing Technician certificate and have the qualification of an apprentice plumber.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

Program Courses

First Term

COFC 1080Construction Trades Core


PLBG 1005Plumbing Fundamentals I


PLBG 1015Plumbing Fundamentals II


Second Term

PLBG 1025Intermediate Plumbing I


PLBG 1035Intermediate Plumbing II


PLBG 1045Adv. Plumbing Concepts I


Third Term

PLBG 1055Adv. Plumbing Concepts II


PLBG 1065Specialty Plumb Applications I


PLBG 1068Spec. Plumb. Applications II