Plumbing Apprentice


Plumbing Apprentice program

Students in the Plumbing Apprentice program will learn design, install, repair and maintaining piping systems such as soil, waste, vent, potable water, waste water treatment, gas systems (medical, propane, and natural) in residential, commercial, industrial building and utility sites. Students will learn to assemble, install, maintain and repair pipes, fittings, fixtures, appurtenances, appliances of heating, storm water and sanitary drainage systems according to specifications and plumbing codes. In addition, students will learn how to install sanitary fixtures; such as lavatories, toilets, bathtubs, bathrooms accessories, showers, kitchen sinks and appliances, drinking fountains and laundry equipment.

Cost Summary

$45.00

Adult College Admission Fee

$40.00

Annual High School Student Fee

$2,565.60

Student Tuition and Fees
High school students are exempt from Student Tuition and Fees

$665.75

Estimated Books and Materials *
While high school students are not required to purchase textbooks, they are required to purchase personal and consumable learning resources and materials

$18.00

Certificate Processing Fee
Paid upon program completion

* NOTE: Textbook and material costs are based on Davis Tech’s bookstore prices at the time of publication and are subject to change. There are no charges associated with personal data collection and processes or verification of student identity.

Program Length
720 hours (48 months)
Location
Main Campus
Enrollment
Open Enrollment, Year-Round
Classroom Availability
8am - 11am Mo Tu We Th Fr
12pm - 3pm Mo Tu We Th Fr
NOTE: High school students may request a schedule that coincides with the high school morning bell schedule by notifying Student Services.
Evening Training Schedule
Details
Pell Grants
Not Eligible
Scholarships
Eligible
Veterans
Not Eligible
Davis Technical College Credentials
Davis Technical College Certificate of Program Completion
Industry Certifications
The Davis Tech Plumbing Apprentice program provides students with the necessary skills to begin employment in their selected field. Students who complete their program will be prepared to take the tests for the following certifications:
Journeyman Plumber
Utah State Board of Education CTE Skill Certificate (High School Students Only)
Plumbing 1 (Apprentice)
Placement Rates
100%

NOTE: Placement data is represented as reported to the Council on Occupational Education in the most recent annual report.

Utah Wages
Low Median High
$14.14 $25.33 $34.86
Utah Job Outlook and Work Requirements
Plumbers, Pipefitters and Steamfitters
High School
N/A
College/University
Details
  1. Verify you meet program Admissions Requirements
  2. Complete the Davis Tech Admissions Application and New Student Orientation
  3. Pay the $45.00 fee to the cashier in Student Services
  4. Take the admissions assessment in the Davis Tech Assessment Center in Student Services
  5. Meet with an Enrollment Technician in Student Services
  6. Begin class