Program Content: This Plumbing Technology program prepares students for entry-level employment or advanced training in the residential and commercial plumbing trades. Students will develop essential competencies including safety, plumbing-related math, blueprint, and job specifications, building codes, pipe-cutting-and-joining skills, rough and trim plumbing, water heaters, and storm drains. They will learn the use of hand and power tools, selection of materials, estimating, blueprints, and interpretation of plumbing codes. The program emphasizes installation, repair and construction practices. Work on small and large construction projects are an integral part of the program
Length of Program: 1080 hours – approximately 11 months full-time to complete – 2 years part-time
Industry Certification: Program graduates are prepared to earn the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) Core Certification and the NCCER Plumbing Certification.
Download State of Florida Frameworks Sheet: Plumbing
Required Books and Materials: Plumbing
Estimated Total: $4,900*
Location: MTC Main Campus, 6305 State Road 70 East, Bradenton, FL 34203 | 941.751.7900
For Evening Class Information: Contact Xela Brutus, 941.751.7900 x 1034, Email
*An additional fee for a uniform, books, supplies and various materials is required. Fees for certifications and/or licensure may or may not be required.