Online High School Plumbing Course Part 1
Introductory Plumbing Part 1 introduces you to potential careers in plumbing as a construction technology. You’ll explore safety, tools, fixtures, math, and technical skills essential to successful plumbing system installations so you can gain valuable industry skills while earning your high school diploma.
James Madison High School is nationally accredited by Cognia and the Distance Education Accrediting Commission. At JMHS you have the opportunity to work at your own pace from virtually anywhere so you can earn your high school diploma plus a Career Pathways Certificate on your own terms.
Introductory Plumbing Part 1 is available only as part of the High School + Plumbing program and is not available for individual purchase. It is part of a 2-semester program that includes Introductory Plumbing Part 2. If you’re considering a career working in plumbing or construction after graduation, enroll in our General Diploma + Plumbing Career Pathways track today.
- Course Name: Introductory Plumbing Part 1
- Subject Area: Career
- Credits: 1 Unit
- Track: Career Pathways
- Price: Not Available For Single Purchase
- Syllabus: Course Syllabus (PDF)
- Book(s): Modern Plumbing (8th ed.). E. Blankenbaker. The Goodheart-Wilcox Company, Inc. (2015)
The Plumbing program provides students with a basic understanding of the materials, tools, and processes used by plumbing professionals to complete residential and light-commercial plumbing assignments. Students learn safe-work practices, hand and power tool identification and operation, as well as the common fixtures and components used to assemble water and waste systems. The program also provides instruction on the design and installation of standard plumbing systems, plumbing applications to HVAC systems, and specialty systems for recreation and irrigation.