Plumbing

Plumbing

Get the Skills to Enter the Plumbing Field in as few as 12 Months!

Are you looking for a plumbing school in Connecticut? Porter and Chester Institute’s experienced, qualified instructors provide the individual attention needed to practice the techniques and obtain the skills you’ll be using each day in the plumbing field. Plumbers install and repair water, drainage, gas, and other piping systems in homes, businesses, and factories.

Why PCI?

If you’re looking for a plumbing school that is right for you and you are eager to begin a career as a plumber, pipefitter, or steamfitter, here are a few reasons to choose the Plumbing program at Porter and Chester Institute:

Job Outlook: 
The demand for plumbers will stem from new construction and the need to maintain and repair plumbing systems in existing residences and other buildings. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters is projected to grow 16 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations.

Concrete Skills: 
You’ll be trained to install pipes and fixtures. You’ll learn to repair and replace worn parts, and troubleshoot malfunctioning systems. You’ll also learn how to prepare cost estimates for clients, how to read blueprints and follow state and local building codes, and how to determine the material and equipment needed for a job.

Hands-on Training: 
It’s not just what you learn; it’s also how you learn it. If you’re a hands-on learner, then you’ll appreciate all the time you’ll get to spend out of the classroom and in the lab working on real plumbing systems with actual industry equipment.

Soft Skills: 
We’ll teach you more than just core plumbing training; we’ll also help you understand how to work with professionals and customers in the industry. At Porter and Chester Institute, we’re proud of our students because they make great employees! Are you ready to get to work?

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