Pipefitting and Plumbing Technology


Pipefitting and Plumbing Technology is a competency based course that takes 1296 hours to complete. The program is designed in conjunction with the NCCER curricula to provide training in skill sets vital to the trade that coincides with industry needs and standards.  This program is geared to train the individual for the maintenance, industrial and construction environments. Course includes safety, systems, components, trade math, hand and power tools and fabrication skills. Upon completion the trainee will be able to enter the working environment as an entry level pipefitter or plumber.

The objective of this program is to learn basic knowledge of trade safety, math, materials, piping systems and overall industry standards, to understand the importance of working together as a fitter/welder team, and to understand the importance of positive workforce development.


Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 12 Months
Clock Hours 1,296
Class Type Day
Credentials Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $4,119.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $1,601.00

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Pipefitting and Plumbing Technician1296Diploma

Campus Locations

Main Campus
821 West Louise Ave
Morristown, TN 37813-2094


First Trimester: 
Technology Foundations
NCCER Core Curriculum
NCCER Pipefitting Level 1
NCCER Pipefitting Level 2 Part 1
Worker Characteristic
Second Trimester: 
NCCER Pipefitting Level 2 Part 2
NCCER Pipefitting Level 3 Part 1
Introduction to Plumbing Codes
Worker Characteristic
Third Trimester: 
NCCER Pipefitting Level 3 Part 2
NCCER Pipefitting Level 4
Worker Characteristic

Books and Supplies Lists


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