Program Goals and Outcomes

Plumber school goals and outcomes

Through our online Plumber Career Diploma Program, you'll prepare to take the first steps toward an entry-level career in the field. Using interactive simulations, animations, and how-to videos, you'll build your skills as a plumber and apply them through online practice.

Plumber

Career Diploma 8-12 mo As low as $59/mo
800-275-4410 (9AM - 9PM EST)

Program Goal

To provide students with comprehensive and modern training to begin a career in plumbing. Students learn how to read blueprints and select and install piping and plumbing fixtures, as well as the basic codes, regulations, and standards that plumbers encounter.

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to...

  • Recognize basics of the construction industry: the trades that compose it, tasks performed, skills needed, and its safe work practices
  • Consider the skills for using plumbing tools and the legal requirements for meeting inspections
  • Analyze the tools and skills used for the installation, maintenance, and repair of plumbing and heating systems
  • Organize plumbing responsibilities into appropriate stages for optimal workflow and effective design, installation, and maintenance
  • Solve real-world problems by calculating accurate pipe lengths
  • Solve inefficient systems by installing, maintaining, and repairing plumbing fixtures
  • Explain the fundamentals of drawings and blueprints and the assembly of piping and accessories
  • Consider the International Plumbing Code and how its requirements apply to different plumbing tasks

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