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Plumbing Technician Online Certification Program

The Plumbing Technician program from TJC is designed to prepare students to function as entry-level plumbers and plumbing assistants in residential and commercial environments. Tasks include installing, maintaining, and repairing many different types of pipe systems. The purpose of this program is to prepare students to perform entry-level plumbing maintenance and repair tasks. To enroll today, click here: Enroll Now.

The Plumbing Technician Profession

The Plumbing Technician program from TJC provides learners the entry-level skills required to start a career in plumbing. This course is designed to prepare students for safety issues and practices, personal protective equipment, use of critical safety information, confined-space safety. Students will also be introduced to plumbing tools, applicable math as well as plumbing drawings, interpretation, and application to layout and installation. Further, students will look at various pipe and fittings as well as all of the fixtures and water systems they'll encounter on the job. Finally, students will understand basic customer service and communication tools.

Quick Facts

  • Tuition: $2,299.00
  • Register: Enroll Now
  • Contact: Call 888-574-6218

Educational Requirements

  • Students should have or be pursuing a high school diploma or GED
  • National certification is available for students who complete this course including OSHA 10-hour Certification
  • State approval and/or state requirements associated with this program vary by state

Detailed Course Topics Covered

  • Describe the building trades and technology industry and associated career paths 
  • Identify the professional skills required for success and career advancement in the industry 
  • Complete basic measuring tasks and math calculations required in the building trades workplace 
  • Explain the safety procedures and equipment commonly used in the building trades workplace 
  • Explain the proper use, care, maintenance, and safety considerations for using common hand tools
  • Explain the proper use, care, maintenance, and safety considerations for using common power tools
  • Identify common rigging equipment and procedures used on a construction site
  • Read common construction drawings and plans
  • Selecting and properly using personal protective equipment for specific plumbing situations
  • Selecting and properly using hand tools, power tools, and other equipment for plumbing tasks
  • Understanding and complying with local plumbing codes
  • Working safely in different construction and plumbing environments
  • Using math concepts to perform plumbing measurements and calculations
  • Interpreting plumbing drawings
  • Identifying, storing, measuring, cutting, joining, and working safely with plastic, copper, cast-iron, and carbon steel pipes and fittings
  • Identifying, installing, maintaining, and repairing different types of plumbing fixtures including sinks, lavatories, faucets, bathtubs, showers, toilets, urinals, bidets, drinking fountains, water coolers, and appliances
  • Explaining how waste moves from a fixture through a drain system to the environment
  • Explaining the components of a drainage system including traps
  • Explaining the process and components of water distribution in municipal, residential, and private water systems
  • Understanding health issues, types of code violations, and consequences related to DWV systems

Each Course Includes:

  • 24/7 instructor support and course mentoring 
  • Student and instructor collaboration 
  • Engaging labs, student exercises, course videos, and animated simulations 
  • Student pre and post-assessments and online performance tracking 
  • National and state certification opportunities 
  • A secure Student Portal which includes: career guidance, resume writing, and other career resources 

How to Enroll

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To learn more about this program, contact us here or call 888-574-6218