Program Code: 7658
This Plumbing Certificate will train students intending to enter the plumbing work field. The certificate will focus on the basic skills students will need to know prior to entering their career. The program will demonstrate the knowledge of both commercial and residential plumbing practices. Students will gain knowledge in safety, tools, plumbing codes, construction drawings, isometric drawings, specifications, and employability. Students will earn certification for OSHA 30, forklift and scissor lift, and certification for corrugated stainless-steel tubing (CSST) fuel gas piping installation. Upon completion of this course, students will be prepared to enter the workforce.
The plumbing industry is seeing a rapid demand for skilled plumbers in our area. Plumbing Technology will help to satisfy that need by providing a program geared to teach students the necessary skills they need to be successful in the plumbing industry. Plumbing Technology also has an internship program, which allows students to work with local contractors to gain practical experience.
Scholarships will be awarded annually to provide financial assistance to eligible graduating seniors from Alachua and Bradford counties who attend Santa Fe College. Call 253-395-5632 for more details on scholarships.
Students may articulate the credits of the Plumbing Technology Certificate program into the Plumbing Apprenticeship Program.