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Plumbers, Pipe & Gas Fitters

The Plumbing and Pipe Trades Foundation program develops skills and knowledge necessary for initial entry into the Plumbing and Pipe trades. Trainees focus on the first-year apprentice competencies that are common to all of the Piping trades, working through common core, occupational core and Plumbing and Pipe trades specialty modules.

Trainees will be exposed to on-the-job conditions in a number of different simulations and environments required by industry, including irrigation, waste water treatment, municipal services, solar system installations, well pump installation, and plumbing wholesale supply. Practical projects will usually be done on site either at the college or in cooperation with local industry.

Please choose from one of the highlighted schedules below:

  • No Apprenticeship Schedules Available
  • Go To Foundation Schedules
  • No Youth Schedules Available
  • No Vocational Schedules Available

Quick Facts

  • Requirements:

    Grade 12 or equivalent education, including English 11 and Math 11.

    This specialized 30-week Foundation program is offered at Camosun College, Victoria. The program blends in-class theory with hands-on practical skills training to prepare graduates for entry level employment and apprenticeships in these trades.

    NOTE that the Industry Training Authority link on this page will direct to the program page at Camosun College.

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