Plumbing Techniques
Plumbing Techniques  Header
  • Program Length:
  • One Year - Ontario College Certificate
  • Starts:
  • September

Program Vocational Learning Outcomes

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
OSSD with the majority of courses at the College (C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O), plus
  • Grade 11 Math (C) or (U)
Mature students - See Admission Procedures for details.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW
The Plumbing Techniques program is designed to give the student an understanding of the theoretical and practical aspects of the plumbing and pipefitting trades and to familiarize them with the associated tools and materials.

The program also provides the student with a solid foundation to continue their education in the plumbing or pipefitting career paths either with further related study or in the pursuit of an apprenticeship.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Delivered in the Centre for Construction Innovation & Production.
  • Excellent pathway to an apprenticeship.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates are excellent candidates for job opportunities as plumbing, pipefitting, steam fitting, boiler maker and welding apprentices or entry level positions in plumbing wholesale or distribution.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  • Program Physical Demands Analysis: T954

YOUR INVESTMENT
The standard tuition and compulsory fees for the current academic year:

2016-2017 Tuition Fees

For programs with Experiential Learning (Work Placement/Internship): Costs for accommodation, if needed, travel and related expenses is at the student's own expense. It is recommended for most programs, that students have access to a laptop or desktop computer while away from home during experiential learning periods.

Textbooks and other materials are in addition to Tuition Fees. Textbook prices may be found through the Bookstore website.

Please be aware that tuition and compulsory fees are subject to adjustment each year. The College reserves the right to change, amend or alter fees as necessary without notice or prejudice.

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS


Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 1
PLB108
5
Plumbing Theory I
PLB115
6
Plumbing Practical I
PLB114
2
Plumbing Math
PLB209
3
Plumbing Drafting & Blueprint
PLB124
4
Plumbing Metal Joining
Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 2
PLB208
5
Plumbing Theory II
PLB215
6
Plumbing Practical II
PLB205
3
Service and Installations
PLB214
2
Plumbing Math II
PLB125
4

Plumbing Codes & Standards I