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Plumbing Assistant


This class provides an understanding of the basic fundamentals of plumbing and its practical applications. The course will prepare students to enter the plumbing industry as an apprentice. Completion of the course contributes to the required hours to reach a journeyman plumbing license. Students will learn commercial and residential plumbing safety practices, equipment, systems, measurements, installation, and repair.

Morning session - 8:10 - 11:10 a.m.
Afternoon session - 12:45 - 3:45 p.m.

Career Major Name:  Plumbing Assistant
Clock Hours/Weeks of Instruction:  1000/37
Normal Completion Time:  37 weeks for full-time status

Required Courses:

  • Boilers and Hydronics
  • Commercial Plumbing Systems
  • Introduction to Plumbing Systems
  • Plumbing System Diagnosis
  • Plumbing Systems Repair
  • Plumbing Utilities
  • Rough-in through Final Phase
  • Career Major Capstone/Workforce Staging
  • Career Readiness
  • Safety Orientation - Osha 10 Hour Card
  • Workforce Connection (Optional)
  • Calculations and Drawings
  • Introduction to Plumbing Tools and Materials
  • Plumbing Measurements

Career Opportunities:

  • Plumbing Assistant

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Application Process:
High school students see home school counselor
Adults contact Mid-America counselor 405-449-3391

Average Salary:

OSBCTE (Oklahoma State Board of Career & Technology Education)


**CTSO: SkillsUSA

**Career Technical Student Organization (CTSO)