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Plumbing Junior/Senior Option

The Plumbing Technology program prepares students for entry into the plumbing industry.   Core concepts to be covered include the following: print reading; estimating; backflow prevention; residential/commercial plumbing; plumbing code review; drain/waste/vent pipe and fittings; water volume and distribution requirements; and installation/testing of materials.

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First Year
First Semester

Course # Course Name Credits
PLM 100 OSHA 10 1
PLM 105 Craft Skills for Plumbing 4
PLM 110 Plumbing Tools and Safety 2
PLM 115 Plumbing Math and Drawings I 2
PLM 120 Pipes and Fittings 4
PLM 125 DWV and Water Distribution Sys. 2
  Total Semester Credits 15

Second Year
Second Semester

Course # Course Name Credits
PLM 130 Plumbing Math and Drawings II 4
PLM 135 Building Supply Systems 4
PLM 140 Plumbing Fixtures and Valves 3
PLM 145 Electricity and Fuel Gas 2
  Total Semester Credits 13

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Annual Salary Range: $25,000 - $35,000

PROGRAM HOURS7:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Estimated Cost Toolkit ($550)
  • *This does not include the price of our General Education Classes and Books.
  • *The core technical classes are covered through the Excel in CTE program.
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Butch Smith
Plumbing Instructor
butch.smith@nwktc.edu

 

Kayla Luera
Director of Outreach
785-890-1512
kayla.luera@nwktc.edu