Plumbing and heating are no longer a luxury, but a must. The demand for a qualified plumbing and heating technician to develop, maintain and operate these systems will be ongoing and expanding. The Pennco Tech Plumbing and Heating Technology program offered in Pennsylvania can provide you with the solid background and experience needed to join this workforce.

Our 900-hour program is split evenly among fundamentals, heating systems and plumbing training, and much of the technology each system uses.

Graduates of our plumbing and heating training program should be able to attain entry-level plumbing and heating technician positions with plumbing or heating contractors.

Learn more today about course schedules and availability for Pennco Tech’s plumbing and heating school by requesting more information.

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Plumbing Careers

If you have mechanical aptitude and a passion for finding solutions to challenging problems, a plumbing specialist role could be right for you!

Plumber duties can include a wide range of diagnostic and repair applications such as:*

  • Adhering to state and local building codes in plumbing applications
  • Installing pipes and fixtures
  • Replacing worn parts
  • Studying blueprints
  • Much more!

Job Outlook
The current average plumber salary is $49,140. Plumber job growth between 2012 and 2022 is projected at a faster-than-average 21 percent. Demand for plumbers is rising proportionate to an increase in new construction and water efficiency standards in plumbing applications, i.e., low-flow toilets and showerheads.*