Learn how to install and service hot and cold water distribution piping, plumbing fixtures and appliances, waste and vent piping, wastewater disposal and hot water heating systems in residential, commercial, and institutional buildings. Steamfitters/pipefitters lay out, assemble, fabricate, maintain and repair piping systems that carry water, steam, chemicals or fuel used in heating, cooling, lubricating and other processes.
The skills you will acquire include installing, altering, maintaining and repairing piping systems that convey hot water, air, fuel and fine solids. In our hands-on lab, you will have the space and materials to practice and perfect the skills and techniques that you learn in class, ensuring that you are confident and ready to enter the job market by the time you graduate.
If you are interested in this unique opportunity to learn two trades at once and earn apprenticeship hours in both while you’re still in college, apply now.
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The most successful path to a Red Seal as a plumber or steamfitter/pipefitter begins with this program. This program enables you to earn 30 hours of apprenticeship time for each week of training and write the apprenticeship level one exam (for both trades), which puts you well on your way to Red Seal certification. The Interprovincial Red Seal gives you the ability to work anywhere in Canada without further testing or certification. The Red Seal is recognized as the Interprovincial standard of excellence for your chosen trade and is the designation most employers will ask for.