Plumbing and Heating

Have you considered pursuing a challenging and a high-paying career in the plumbing and/or heating field? The plumbing and heating trades are one of the most attractive sectors of the skilled trades industry thanks to the good pay, varied work, and potential for advancement. The first year of this program offers students a nationally-recognized educational training curriculum that provides students a pathway to become a licensed plumber. This program also benefits students who are interested in mechanical engineering, HVAC and green power technologies. Year two of the program, you will be introduced to a career in heating technology. This challenging and relevant plumbing program prepares you towards the State of Maine Journeyman’s License Exam, OSHA 10 Certification and preparation for LP & Natural Gas License and Refrigerant Certifications.

Plumbing & Heating Technology I & II

#27256 & 27266

#27276 & 27286

Level: CP

Open to: Grade 11- 12 (Grade 10 with instructor’s permission)

Credit: 4

Prerequisite: Strong basic math skills,positive attendance history, and the ability to read, comprehend and write at the high school level are recommended for success in this program. Able to work both independently and as part of a team.

BHS Graduation Standards: Physical Science

Description: Have you considered pursuing a challenging and a high-paying career in the plumbing and/or heating field? The plumbing and heating trades are one of the most attractive sectors of the skilled trades industry thanks to the good pay, varied work, and potential for advancement. The first year of this program offers students a nationally-recognized educational training curriculum that provides students a pathway to become a licensed plumber. This program also benefits students who are interested in mechanical engineering, HVAC and green power technologies. Year two of the program, you will be introduced to a career in heating technology. This challenging and relevant plumbing program prepares you towards the State of Maine Journeyman’s License Exam, OSHA 10 Certification and preparation for LP & Natural Gas License and Refrigerant Certifications.

Robert Hodgkin Jr.

rhodgkin@biddefordschools.me

Plumbing And Heating Instructor

Mr Hodgkins biography.