Plumbing Tier I

WTRD-008 Plumbing Tier I

Hours: 120
Fee: $1,503 (Class materials are included)
Instruction: In-person/Lecture

Program Description

Gould Construction Institute logoSpringfield Technical Community College and the Gould Construction Institute are pleased to announce a joint partnership in the presentation of this Plumbing Tier I Program.

This course consists of 120 classroom hours covering the following areas: : Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Introduction to Plumbing; Plumbing Safety; Tools of the Plumbing Trade; Introduction to Plumbing Math; Introduction to Plumbing Drawings; Plastic Pipe and Fittings; Copper Tube and Fittings; Cast-Iron Pipe and Fittings; Carbon Steel Pipe and Fittings; Introduction to Plumbing Fixtures; Introduction to Drain, Waste, and Vent (DWV) Systems.

Training Highlights

  • Set up and tram fixtures
  • Materials, Tools, and Joining Methods used in Plumbing
  • Valves and Devices Used in Plumbing; Residential Blueprint Reading
  • Math and Definitions

Program Details


  • A high school diploma or GED is required to sit for the Journeyman's exam.

Fee: $1,503 (Class materials are included)

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Section E11

Day: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Date: September 3 - December 20, 2024
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Refund Policy

Withdraw prior to the start of class* - 100% Refund
No Refunds will be given once class begins

In the absence of a written third party contractual agreement stating otherwise, all refunds will be issued to the student. Credit card payments will be refunded directly to the credit card if processed within thirty days of the payment.

Course Cancellation Policy

The STCC Workforce Training office reserves the right to cancel any course that does not meet minimum enrollment requirements.

Student Handbook Policies

As a participant in this program/course I understand that I am bound by all the rules, regulations, and policies of STCC as outlined in the Springfield Technical Community College Student Handbook.

Diane Craven
Education Director
Gould Construction Institute
100 Unicorn Park Drive, Suite 2 | Woburn MA 01801
O: 781-270-9990 ext. 1121

For questions or interest in our current or future programs, please complete our Workforce Development Program Inquiry Form, and one of our Recruitment and Retention Specialists will contact you promptly. For all other questions, please use the contact below.

The STCC Workforce Development Center
Building 27, Second Floor

Enrollment Process

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Enroll in Person

Go to Building 27, 2nd floor to register for the course or call (413) 755-4225.