The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
While completing the Apprenticeship: Plumbing, HVAC/Refrigeration Certificate of Achievement, apprentices will be paid while receiving on-the-job training, starting out making a percentage of the Union journey-level wage and receiving pay increases at the end of each six-month training period.
Completion of the program takes a minimum of five years. The years are broken down into ten (10) periods. During this time, you will receive on-the-job training.
Students will also be required to attend related and supplemental instructional classes in the evenings, two nights per week (with summers off).
Apprenticeship program graduates gain the skills and knowledge they need to count themselves among the very best plumbers, steam fitters, refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics in the world.
You can find out more about apprenticeship training and career opportunities in the "Training Topics" section of the U.A. Local 38 web site http://www.ualocal38.org/.
Program Student Learning Outcomes:Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:
Describe and demonstrate electrical/ plumbing principles and regulations related to heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration trade.
Apply best practices in practical environment related to heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration trade.
The requirements for the Apprenticeship: Plumbing, HVAC/Refrigeration program are:
Complete 39.0 units from
Apprenticeship: Plumbing, HVAC/Refrigeration
Apprenticeship: Plumbing, HVAC/Refrigeration - complete 39.00 units
Courses in a program of study may have prerequisites or advisories;
that is, courses that must or should be completed before taking that course.
Please check for prerequisites or advisories by clicking on the course numbers
in the Program Requirements section.