The Plumbing Applications certificate curriculum is designed to cover general plumbing layout, fixtures, and water heaters. Students will be introduced to the North Carolina State Building Plumbing Code and the math applications used in the plumbing industry.
Topics include, drainage, waste and venting, water service and distribution, fixture installations, faucet installations, water heaters, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to safely install common fixtures, faucets, and systems in compliance with state and local building codes.
The Plumbing certificate curriculum is designed to give individuals the opportunity to acquire basic skills to assist with the installation and repairs of plumbing systems in residential and small buildings.
Course work includes sketching diagrams, interpretation of blueprints, and practices in plumbing assembly. Students will gain additional knowledge of State Codes and requirements. Graduates should qualify for employment at parts supply houses, and for entry-level positions with maintenance companies and plumbing contractors to assist with various plumbing applications