Plumbing & Heating Technology

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1 or 2 year program AM only

Graduate from high school with employability skills related to your educational and career goals


Have you considered pursuing a challenging and high-paying career in plumbing and/or heating technology? This two year program offers one year of plumbing technology and one year of heating technology.

2011-2012: You will be better prepared for college or an apprenticeship program in plumbing technology with this program.  The State of Maine Plumbing Code is emphasized as you develop skills such as the installation of piping, pumps, water heaters, Pex hot and cold water lines and alternative energy sources.

2012-2013:  You can enjoy a fast track to a career in heating technology.  This challenging and relevant heating program prepares you for the State of Maine Journeyman’s License Exam offered before you graduate from high school.  Guided by the National Fire Protection Agency Code (NFPA) and the State of Maine Heating Code, you will develop skills relating to the installation and service of residential and light commercial heating equipment, electric motors, boiler systems, and control wiring.  New technologies such as solar power and alternative energy sources are explored.

Career Paths:  Service Technician, Plumber, commercial/industrial, self-employment, Green Technology, etc.

3 high school credits for each year and college credits while still in high school

Articulation Agreements:

  • Northern Maine Community College – Occupational Safety; SAE-117  –  1 credit

Dual Enrollment Agreements:

  • Northern Maine Community College – Occupational Safety; SAE-117  –  1 credit

For a complete list of the Program of Studies Agreements, please click here.

National/State Certifications/Licenses:

  • Preparation for State of Maine heating journeyman’s Exam
  • Preparation for The National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) Certification Exams
  • OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Safety & Health Certificate


Prerequisite Academic Courses:

  • Algebra 1
  • Ability to read, comprehend, & write at a high school level



Wayne Jackson

Phone:  (207) 942-5296 Fax:  (207) 942-0776 Email:  wjackson If you need to email a staf... MORE



This course meets Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, and Fri from 8:30 am to 10:45 am.


This course is held at United Technologies Center .

Other Information

Course ID: PLH