School of Trades, Technology, Sustainability & Professional Studies

About the Program

Problem solving and troubleshooting are just some of the skills that professional plumbers possess. SFCC’s Plumbing Program gives you the tools you need to install and upgrade plumbing systems, build new residential and commercial spaces from blueprints, and install and maintain sustainable water catchment and solar hot water systems. Whether you’re entering the field or want to upgrade your abilities, this program will teach you everything required to become a professional, from basic plumbing and pipe fitting to repair, the latest technological applications for maintenance and remodeling, and more. Plumbers are in demand, and it’s a well-paid career with opportunities for advancement or owning your own business.

Career Opportunities

  • Plumber
  • Plumber’s Assistant
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Heating and Cooling Specialist
  • Building Control Specialist
  • Building Control Technician
  • Gas fitter and installer
  • Resource Conservation Efficiency Manager
  • Waste water Operations
  • Water treatment Operations
  • Facility Operations and Management
  • Commercial and residential remodel and retro-fit
  • Solar thermal installer
  • Boiler Install and operation
  • Green house Climate control operations
  • Appliance repair

Degrees or Certificates

Banner Upgrade: Limited Campus Services Starting 2:30 p.m., Friday, May 26

Banner services at SFCC will be unavailable starting at 2:30 p.m., Friday, May 26, while important upgrades take place. The update is expected to last through Sunday, May 28.

During this upgrade, no services that rely on Banner will be accessible. Impacted areas include Financial Aid, Cashier’s Office and the Welcome and Advising Center. Registration for classes, including those in Continuing Education and Dual Credit, will not be available during this time.

Thank you for your patience while these important updates are made. For more information, contact the Office of Information Technology.