NEWS

 

 

March 16, 2011

 

Plumbers Apprentice Career Track Offered at NACC

The Plumbers Apprentice Career Track program at Northeast Alabama Community College will begin this spring. The plumbing career field remains a high-growth employment sector for commercial construction, residential construction, and service/ maintenance related job opportunities.

Participants for this program will train 144 hours which consists of:
• Introduction to the Plumbing Profession
• Plumbing Safety &Tools
• Introduction to Plumbing Math & Drawings
• Plastic, Copper, Cast Iron, Carbon Steel Pipes & Fittings
• Corrugated Stainless Steel Tubing
• Fixtures & Faucets
• Introduction to Drain, Waste, & Vent (DWV) Systems
• Introduction to Water Distribution Systems
• Plumbing Codes

The Alabama State Plumbers and Gas Fitters Examining Board have agreed to waive one year of the two-year apprenticeship requirements for those who successfully complete this program.

Class will meet one day a week for 36 weeks. Class times are 8:00 a.m. until noon. Additional opportunities for paid or unpaid work experience may be available.

Call us today to begin your new career path. Seating is limited and we need a minimum number of participants to start. For more information or to register contact Julie George, Skills Training Division at NACC, at georgej@nacc.edu or telephone college extension 214 . Don’t let this opportunity go by. Register today!