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NCCER Plumbing Classes

NCCER Plumbing Level 1

Class Dates: Aug. 20, 2024 - Dec. 19, 2024

Class will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. one Saturday per month from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. PLUS online assigments.

Location: Honeycutt Center, room 137, Scotland County Campus

This course will provide an introduction to plumbing practices. An instructor kneels by a pipe and talks to students about plumbingStudents will learn identification and use of the tools of the trade. Upon successful completion, students will be able to utilize basic skills needed to identify a plumbing problem and identify a solution. Students will demonstrate safety practices and identify the components and functions of a water distribution system.


  • Overview of fixtures and faucets
  • Working with different pipe types (plastic, steel, copper, and cast iron)
  • Identification and application of drain/waste/vent fittings
  • Isometric drawings

NCCER Plumbing Level 4

The is the final level of NCCER Plumbing. Upon completion, students are prepared for a career as a skilled plumber. Covered topics include:

  • Fundamentals of crew leadership
  • Water pressure booster and recirculation systems
  • Indirect and special waste
  • Hydronic and solar heating systems
  • Codes
  • Private water supply well systems
  • Private waste-disposal systems
  • Swimming pools and hot tubs
  • Plumbing for mobile homes and travel trailer parks
  • Introduction to medical gas and vacuum systems

Class Dates: TBA

Class will meet Tuesdays from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. and one Saturday per month from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Location: Honeycutt Center, Scotland County Campus

Course Cost

Classes starting prior to June 30, 2024: $305

To Sign Up

Complete the application and bring to either the Hamlet Campus or Scotland County Campus to register for a plumbing class. For more information, call Student Services at (910) 410-1700.


Please see our policy for refunds on continuing education classes here: Refund Policy

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