Plumbing Technology is an instructional program that prepares individuals to practice as licensed plumbers by applying technical knowledge, safety and skills to lay out, assemble, install and maintain plumbing fixtures and systems for steam, natural gas, oil, hot water, heating, cooling, drainage, lubricating, sprinkling and industrial processing systems in home and business environments.The Program includes instruction in source determination, water distribution, waste removal, pressure adjustment, basic physics, technical mathematics, blueprint reading, pipe installation, pumps, brazing and soldering, plumbing inspection and applicable codes and standards.
The Program combines classroom and practical learning experiences.Students also become involved with many community service projects related to their program of study.This Program is certified by the National Center for Construction Education and Research. The Program consists of a list of PDE required tasks and additional local or value added tasks.
Electric Pipe Threader
Acetylene and Propane
Burner Test Bench
Heating and Air
First Line Supervisor
Managers and Mechanics, Installers
Ability to Work
Independently and in
Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
Certification available to qualified students:
Texas Engineering Extension Service
EPA 608 Certification
Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Institute
194 Laurel Lake Rd Bartonsville, PA 18321570.629.2001Fax:
The Monroe Career & Technical Institute will not discriminate in its educational programs, activities, or employment practices, based on race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion, ancestry, union membership, or any other legally protected classification. Announcement of this policy is in accordance with the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act and with Federal law, including Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures and accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact the Director, at 194 Laurel Lake Road, Bartonsville, PA 18321 Telephone: (570)629-2001 FAX (570)629-9698.