Dual Credit

Plumbing Techniques Dual Credit

Semester Two high school credits and three college courses

The learners will be introduced to the plumbing practical environment where they will learn and demonstrate the safe operation and use of shop tools and equipment.

Overview

Plumbing Theory I – TSJ4T (College Course: PLB100)

This course introduces students to safety, nomenclature, tools and the Ontario Code related to the plumbing environment. Learners will study basic chemistry related to combustion, identify pipe and fittings, explain processes related to solvent and solder joins. They will explain layout and use of the Ontario Plumbing Code book.

Plumbing Practical I – TSM4T (College Course: PLB105)

The learners will be introduced to the plumbing practical environment where they will learn and demonstrate the safe operation and use of shop tools and equipment. Learners will practice preparation, cutting techniques on ABS, cast iron, copper, and PVC pipes and their associated fittings. Learners will practice joining using solder and solvent based joining techniques.

Length:

Afternoon or morning release for one semester.

Note:

  • Tuition, materials, equipment and transportation fees will be covered through the Dual Credit program.
  • All students are expected to attend an orientation session prior to taking part in any Dual Credit program.
  • Students will be contacted by the SCWI Program Assistant, at least one week prior to the start of the program, to be provided with a date, time and location for each orientation session.
  • Students involved in this program will be excused from their regular classes or co-op to attend the College.

Students who may need learning opportunities outside of high school and who would benefit from a college or apprenticeship experience to complete their Ontario Secondary School Diploma.

TSJ4T/PLB100 Plumbing Theory I
TSM4T/PLB105 Plumbing Practical I

Dual credit programs can help students transition from high school to college and apprenticeship programs. They can help students complete their Ontario Secondary School Diploma while customizing their learning with exposure to the college environment.

Students have the opportunity to:

  • Earn high school credits while studying at a local college or taking apprenticeship training
  • Gain experience in the transition to postsecondary education or apprenticeship
  • Get a head start on learning and training for their future careers.

Dual credit programs can help you transition from high school to college and apprenticeship programs. They can help students complete their Ontario Secondary School Diploma while customizing learning with exposure to the college environment.

Students have the opportunity to:

  • Earn high school credits while studying at a local college or taking apprenticeship training
  • Gain experience in the transition to postsecondary education or apprenticeship
  • Get a head start on learning and training for future careers.