The Pipefitting and Plumbing Technology program is designed to introduce the student to various techniques used in the pipefitting plumbing trade: pipe fabrication and installation, blueprint reading and isometric drawings, measurement techniques, hand and power tools, cutting and prepping pipe, using a cutting torch, threading pipe, grooving, soldering, brazing, solvent joining pipes and installing valves.
Class Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8 AM to 2:30 PM
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||12 Months|
1100 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919
Lay out, assemble, install, or maintain pipe systems, pipe supports, or related hydraulic or pneumatic equipment for steam, hot water, heating, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, or industrial production or processing systems.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 7,700
Current job openings per year: 1,040