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Academic Programs

Plumbing, Diploma   Not accepting applications at this time.


Locations:  Pipestone. Links to: 
Faculty/Program webpage
Gainful Employment Disclosure

The Plumbing Technology Program prepares students for work in all phases of plumbing using a variety of hand and power tool skills. Course work includes training in assembly, installation and repair of pipes, fittings and fixtures which make up water supply or waste disposal systems. Minnesota State plumbing apprenticeship and other certification is attained upon completion of the program.

The Plumbing Technology graduate studies building plans and working drawings to determine work aids and plans the sequence of installation according to print specifications and codes.

The majority of plumbers enter the trade as apprentices, working toward journeyman and master status in residential, commercial and industrial work. Plumbers work in various sized shops in many communities and employment exists nationwide.

PLMB 1100
Code 4
PLMB 1106
Plumbing Installation 3
PLMB 1110
Introduction to Plumbing 3
PLMB 1115
Plumbing Welding 3
PLMB 1120
Plumbing Piping Water 3
PLMB 1130
Blueprint and Estimate 2
PLMB 1135
Sewage Disposal and Survey 2
PLMB 1140
Plumbing Pipefitting 3
PLMB 1145
Plastic Installation 3
PLMB 1150
Water Treatment Methods/Codes 2
  Electives 4

Updated: si 3/12/15