Plumbing Technology program page.

Plumbing Technology

It's a "Dirty Job," but one that is in high demand!

If you want a rewarding job that is in high demand, a diploma in Plumbing may be just what you are looking for.

What are my career choices?

Water, water, everywhere! As a plumber you have a vast range of places and locations you can work, such as designing new systems in construction projects and large institutional facilities and doing residential repairs.

What classes do I have to take?

In your classes you will focus on projects such as the maintenance of common fixtures and the complete installation of a plumbing system using tools and materials that will give you practical experience in the plumbing field. You will learn about all types of pipes and fittings, plumbing fixtures, soldering as applied to plumbing, repair and service, septic tanks and disposal systems, water systems, hoisting and scaffolding, drawing as applied to plumbing, tools and equipment and plumbing laws, rules and codes.

Can I specialize my degree, diploma or certificate options?

Yes, ECTC offers an Associate in Applied Science in Plumbing Technology, a Diploma in Plumber Mechanic and a Certified Backflow Tester Certificate. To see a complete course listing for each credential use the KCTCS Online Course Catalog.

What are the admission requirements?

There are no special admission requirements for this program. Please consult ECTC's college admission requirements for information for how enroll in the college and apply for this program.

Where do I start?

Apply for admission to ECTC to receive information from the Admissions Office about submitting your placement test scores (ACT or COMPASS exams) and to schedule a meeting with an advisor to register for your classes.

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Contact Information

KCTCS/Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
Counseling Center
RPC 1st Floor Room 106 
610 College Street Road
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 706-8803
 
Program Coordinator: 
Bobby K. Bow 
bobby.bow@kctcs.edu
(270) 706-8647 or Toll free: (877) 246-2322, Ext. 68647
 
 
 
 
 
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