CCL Construction Trades: Plumbing (Level One)

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Community college certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Plumbing and Related Water Supply Services, Other. 460599


Description: CCL Construction Trades: Plumbing (5116)
The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Construction Trades: Plumbing is designed to provide knowledge safety and skills in the plumbing construction trade. This program is an introduction to common construction skills to include safety; codes; construction drawings; tools; fixtures; pipes and fittings; drain, waste, and vent systems; and water distribution systems. Students can seek employment as plumbing technicians on residential and commercial job sites. A Certificate of Competency (CCT) and an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Construction Trades are also available.

Competencies to be achieved:
Practice Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards in daily work. 
Recognize the interrelationships among the construction trades.
Describe the implications of working in construction trades. 
Use, maintain and secure materials, tools and equipment according to professional standards. 
Maintain the work space according to professional standards. 
Interpret construction plans to perform a task. 
Perform calculations needed for the plumbing trade. 
Install plumbing systems using appropriate codes and tools. 
Maintain plumbing systems using appropriate codes and tools. 
Repair plumbing systems using appropriate codes and tools.
Demonstrate efficient and quality work.
Effectively communicate with all stakeholders.
Effectively work within a team structure. 
Demonstrate professionalism with conduct and ethics.

Classes you'll take:
CON103 - Foundations of Construction Safety
CON104 - Hand and Power Tools, Equipment, and Workspace
CON105 - Construction Calculations
CON107 - Construction Drawing Introduction
CON124 - Plumbing: Pipes and Fittings
CON125 - Plumbing: Fixtures
CON126 - Plumbing: Drain, Waste, and Vent
CON127 - Plumbing: Water Distribution Systems

The Spring 2022 semester begins on Jan 15 2022. You can apply for admission now, and secure your spot in classes when registration opens in November.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



South Mountain Community College - Phoenix

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

7050 S. 24th St.

Local WIB

5 - City of Phoenix, Phoenix Workforce Connection

Name of Credential

NCCER, Certificate of Completion

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Program is eligible for Financial Aid. Students are encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at to see if they qualify. Must have HS Diploma/GED to qualify for federal aid. GED info available.

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Higher Learning Commission

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$141.75 Plumbing Level 1: Revised 4th edition (Required) 4th edition ISBN: 9780137239719 Author: Nccer

Graduation Fees

$25.00 No cost for graduation processing or first diploma. $25 covers participation in the commencement ceremony held every spring (optional).

In-State/District Tuition

$1,360.00 16 credits at $85 per credit

Other Fees

$320.00 Estimated course fees

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$5,216.00 16 credits at $326 per credit

Registration Fee


Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$626.34 While all needed tools and equipment will be provided during the cohort program, the faculty suggested what each student should purchase their own tools/equipment pre-employment

Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

47-2152.00Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
$16.01 per hour

Provider Status



7050 South 24th Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85042

Phone Number

(602) 243-8123

Web Address

Last Updated

Sep 16, 2021


Jul 09, 2020