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SchoolSt. Lawrence College
LocationKingston, ON, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 4,972
Length9,000 Hour(s)
Entry Grade (%)*
Prerequisites NotesFor all three levels of training the apprentice must be:
  • sponsored by an employer;
  • registered with the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities;
  • registered with the Ontario College of Trades.
DescriptionThe plumber program includes the in-school training of the Plumber Apprenticeship as defined by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. The Plumber Apprenticeship program covers the theory and techniques needed to install industrial and residential plumbing, mainly in new buildings.

Apprentices are required to complete three levels of in-school training together with the required on-the-job or practical components of the trade (approximately 5 years/9,000 hours). Upon successful completion of all the contract requirements, apprentices are eligible to write the Certificate of Qualification exam for plumbing.

This program is funded in part by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development.
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