This field is always in high demand.


The purpose of the programs in this cluster is to prepare students for employment or advanced training in a variety of pipe occupations. The content includes but is not limited to reading construction documents, understanding building codes in the pipe trades, plumbing pipe-cutting-and-joining skills and plumbing layout and installation.

Career Opportunities:

  • Plumber Helper

Employment Outlook:

Employment of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters is projected to grow 5% from 2020 to 2030.


The average wage for a Plumber Helper in Florida is $15.04  hourly or $31,290 annually.

Completion Requirements:

The entire program is 1080 hours. Certain Adult Education Centers do not offer all components of the program.  Full completion of the program may be completed at a Technical College. Students can earn a certificate at the completion of the following Occupational Completion Points (OCPs):


Location & Course’s Schedule:

This program offers a broad foundation of knowledge in installing pipes, fixtures; study blueprints and follow state and local building codes; replace worn parts; and much more.  Plumbing Technology is available at the following school (s):


William H. Turner Technical Adult Education Center Monday – Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Contact Information at the Location:

Additional information can be provided by student services:



William H. Turner Technical Adult Education Center

(305) 691-8324

Valarie B. Johnson
Gia Jones
Martha Pinell
Julia Innocent