What are 'Plumbing Apprenticeship Programs? (PLAP)'
The Plumbing Apprenticeship Program prepares students to become licensed plumbers. All instructors are licensed journeyman or master plumbers. Courses include lecture and hands-on lab instruction under close supervision of the instructors. After completing the Plumbing Apprenticeship Program and the required on the job training period (four years verifiable experience), the student may apply to take the examination for the Journeyman's Plumbing License administered by the City of Omaha.
Metropolitan Community College's Plumbing Apprenticeship Program is divided into four years with first, second and third year consisting of three quarters and fourth year consisting of two quarters. Courses are offered in the evening.
It is highly recommended that work experience and the apprenticeship program be done concurrently.
Is it for you?
If you have a strong work ethic, enjoy hands-on work and the ability to work as a team member, this program is for you!
Jobs and Salary Expectations
It is highly recommended that work experience and the apprenticeship program be done concurrently. Below is a current occupation profile.
Plumbing Occupational Profile
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