• Plumbing Technology
    93% Graduate Employment/Transfer rate
    That's right! Ninety-three percent of SCC's 2017 graduates found work or continued their education.
    Placement
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    93% Graduate Employment/Transfer rate
    That's right! Ninety-three percent of SCC's 2017 graduates found work or continued their education.
    Placement
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    93% Graduate Employment/Transfer rate
    That's right! Ninety-three percent of SCC's 2017 graduates found work or continued their education.
    Placement
     

Plumbing Technology

  • Welcome

    The Plumbing Technology program will prepare you to repair, install and maintain plumbing fixtures in both residential and commercial settings. You also will work with building blueprints to assess layouts of plumbing systems and the water supply.

    Overview

    The program will provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to design, install and repair residential and commercial projects, including new installations and repairs to existing systems. You will learn plumbing codes and theory, as well as significant hands-on laboratory experiences that includes blueprint reading, materials planning and utilization, tool usage, and pipe-joining methods.

    Employment Outlook

    According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs in the plumbing industry are predicted to increase by 12 percent from 2014-2024. Types of jobs available in the field include: installation of plumbing and heating systems in new buildings; installation and maintenance of plumbing, heating and piping systems for industries, public utilities or government agencies; and self-employment.

    View Gainful Employment Information for this Program of Study.

    Starting Terms

    First intake 2019 Winter Quarter, then 2019 Fall Semester.

    View your calendar conversion plan.