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Plumber
Assembles, installs, and repairs pipes, fittings, and fixtures of heating, water, and drainage systems, according to specifications and plumbing codes. Studies building plans and working drawings to determine work aids required and sequence of installations. Inspects structure to ascertain obstructions to be avoided to prevent weakening of structure resulting from installation of pipe. Locates and marks position of pipe and pipe connections and passage holes for pipes in walls and floors, using ruler, spirit level, and plumb bob. Cuts openings in walls and floors to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings, using hand tools and power tools. Cuts and threads pipe, using pipe cutters, cutting torch, and pipe-threading machine. Bends pipe to required angle by use of pipe-bending machine or by placing pipe over block and bending it by hand. Assembles and installs valves, pipe fittings, and pipes composed of metals, such as iron, steel, brass, and lead, and nonmetals, such as glass, vitrified clay, and plastic, using hand tools and power tools. Joins pipes by use of screws, bolts, fittings, solder, plastic solvent, and caulks joints. Fills pipe system with water or air and reads pressure gauges to determine whether system is leaking. Installs and repairs plumbing fixtures, such as sinks, commodes, bathtubs, water heaters, hot water tanks, garbage disposal units, dishwashers, and water softeners. Repairs and maintains plumbing by replacing washers in leaky faucets, mending burst pipes, and opening clogged drains. May weld holding fixtures to steel structural members. When specializing in maintenance and repair of heating, water, and drainage systems in industrial or commercial establishments, is designated Plumber, Maintenance (any industry).
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Program NameProgram HoursSponsorRegionDistrict
0432ABC Institute Plumber Apprenticeship Program GNJ
FL009050002
8000Ruth Tirado 5Broward
0432ABO Apprenticeship INJ
FL005081357
8000Julie Cowan 2Brevard
0432Builders Association of North Central Florida Master Trades Committee GNJ
FL013060003
8000Gina Hill 1Alachua
0432Central Florida Plumbing Academy GNJ
FL002080009
8000Joseph Gonzalez 3Hillsborough
0432Collier County Government Apprenticeship Program INJ
FL006110148
8000James Williams 4Collier
0432Daytona Beach Plumbers & Pipefitters JAC
FL008500001
8000Jen Mirsky 2Volusia
0432Florida Construction Apprenticeship Training Corporation GNJ
FL009000002
8000A. James Pruitt 4St. Lucie
0432Florida Gulf Coast Chapter ABC, Inc. GNJ
FL007720004
8000Nick Nowell 3Hillsborough
0432Heartland Plumbers Apprenticeship Program GNJ
FL007920004
8000Dolores Breedlove 4Highlands
0432Jacksonville Plumbers & Pipefitters JATT
FL008480001
8000Kirk Barras 1Duval
0432Lee County BoCC Apprenticeship Program, INJ
FL201973670
8000Marion Osborne 4Lee
0432Locklin Technical College Apprenticeship Program, GNJ
FL201973412
8000Maria LaDoucer 1Santa Rosa
0432Manasota PHCC Plumbing Apprenticeship Program, Inc. GNJ
FL001950012
8000Kristi Pike 3Sarasota
0432MARS CDC Apprenticeship Program for Men and Women GNJ
FL201972311
8000Brenda Hill-Riggins 4Dade
0432Miami-Dade County Plumbers Joint Apprenticeship & Education Committee (JAEC)
FL007390001
8000Joe Fernandez, Jr. 4Dade
0432Northeast Florida Builders Association GNJ
FL008730002
8000Christina Thomas 1Duval
0432Orlando Plumbers & Pipefitters JAC
FL008470001
8000Sonny Thomas 2Orange
0432Palm Beach County Plumbing, A/C & Pipefitting JAC
FL007450003
8000Dennis Parker 5Palm Beach
0432Peaden Pro Academy, INJ
FL201973335
8000Pat Daul 1Bay
0432Pinellas Association of Plumbing, Heating & Cooling Contractors GNJ
FL006990005
8000Ray Gorman 3Pinellas
0432Plumbing Contractors Association Apprenticeship Program, Inc. GNJ
FL201870707
8000Gloria Salazar 4Dade
0432Plumbing Industry Professional Education GNJ
FL005070003
8000Stan Brown 2Seminole
0432School Board of Broward County Florida Physical Plant Operations IJ
FL007740006
8000Roseanne Farino 5Broward
0432Tampa Bay Pipe Trades JATC
FL007630001
8000Lee Middleton 3Hillsborough
0432Tharp Plumbing Systems Apprenticeship Program INJ
FL005111363
8000Aimee Tharp 2Orange
0432The College of the Florida Keys Apprenticeship Program GNJ
FL201871225
8000Megan Perez 4Monroe
0432Tri-County Apprenticeship Academy GNJ
FL004040001
8000Christine M. Sardina 4Lee
0432United Services Training Corp. GNJ
FL007840018
8000Donald P. Hoekstra, II 5Broward