(NEW) A program that prepares individuals to practice as licensed plumbers by applying technical knowledge and skills to lay out, assemble, install, and maintain piping fixtures and systems for steam, natural gas, oil, hot water, heating, cooling, drainage, lubricating, sprinkling, and industrial processing systems in home and business environments. Includes instruction in source determination, water distribution, waster removal, pressure adjustment, basic physics, technical mathematics, blueprint reading, pipe installation, pumps, welding and soldering, plumbing inspection, and applicable codes and standards.
|2000 Estimated||2010 Projected||
|Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters||10,660||12,380||348||Outstanding||$22.54||$12.96||$27.33|
|Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters||390||470||28||Good||$12.93||$8.48||$15.16|
|Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners||suppressed||$12.71||$9.40||$14.36|