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Pipefitting NCCER Workforce Certificate

Worker welding inside of a large pipe.

Overview

Summary

Pipefitters install, assemble, fabricate, maintain, repair and troubleshoot mechanical piping systems carrying fuel, chemicals, water, steam and air in heating, cooling, lubricating and various other process piping systems.

NCCER

The National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) is the training, assessment, certification and career development standard for the construction and maintenance craft professional.

NCCER credentials can lead to careers in construction. These credentials are tracked through NCCER’s Registry System that allows organizations and companies to track the qualifications of their craft professionals and/or check the qualifications of possible new hires.

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Program Plan

Courses Contact Hours
CNBTC 2101106 NCCER Core - Construction Methods and Materials 73
PFPBC 2100801 Basic Pipefitting 80
Pipefitting NCCER Workforce Certificate Total 153

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Career Options

No wage data available at this time1

Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:

  • Equipment Service Associate (ESA)2
  • Pipefitter and Steamfitter2

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation."

Footnotes

  1. Wage data is based on annual salaries from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment Statistics, 2013
  2. Position titles vary by employer and location.

Tuition

Program Cost: $2,059

Financial Aid

Financial aid helps students and their families pay for college. There are several types of financial aid available to LSC students and financial aid packages may include more than one type of award.