Plumbing

Plumbing I

Grade: 11 (Double blocked/1 Semester)

Credit: 2

Industry Credential: OSHA 10, NCCER Certification

Career Cluster: Architecture and Construction


Course Sequence Completion Offered in 2022-23 by taking Plumbing II offered to 12th grade students.


Plumbers install and repair piping fixtures and systems.

Plumbers are mechanically inclined, strong in coordination and problem solving skills.

Career Pathways: Technicians, Managers, Pipe Fitters, Steamfitters, Pipe Layers, Gas Service Technician, Business Owner.

Job Outlook: Employment is projected to grow 4% from 2019 to 2029, which is average job growth compared to all other occupations.

Typical Salary: The median annual wage was $55,160 in May 2019.

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters,at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/construction-and-extraction/plumbers-pipefitters-and-steamfitters.htm (visited January 20, 2021).