Nov 24, 2020  
2020-2021 SLCC General Catalog 
  
2020-2021 SLCC General Catalog

Apprenticeship Plumber/Pipefitter JATC Technology AAS: Full-time


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Plan of Study 2020-2021

The following is a plan of requirements to complete this Associate of Applied Science degree. Each student’s experience will vary slightly, as this plan does not include transfer work, Advanced Placement (AP), or other institutions’ concurrent enrollment credits. Math and English placement will be based on the student’s appropriate placement scores. If developmental courses are required, they should be taken in the student’s first semester.

NOTE: This plan assumes the student is prepared to take the courses listed. If prerequisites are required, additional semesters may be required to complete this degree.

Meet with the Academic Program Advisor and consult DegreeWorks for specific degree requirements.


First Year

 Fall Semester (4 credits)   Spring Semester (4 credits)
PFA 1150 Job Safety and Heritage  -  2 credits          PFA 1110 Trade Related Math  -  2 credits    
☐ PFA 1160 Use and Care, Pipe Fittings  -  2 credits     ☐ PFA 1111 Soldering and Brazing  -  2 credits    
       
► Progress Check: Log in and check your Degree Audit via MySLCC   ► Progress Check: Meet with Academic Program Advisor  

Second Year

Fall Semester (4 credits)   Spring Semester (4 credits)
PFA 1250 Basic Electricity  -  2 credits     ☐ PFA 1210 Gas Installations  -  2 credits    
PFA 1260 Drafting and Plan Reading  -  2 credits     ☐ PFA 1211 Hydronic Heating Cooling Sys  -  2 credits    
       
► Progress Check: Log in and check your Degree Audit via MySLCC   ► Progress Check: Meet with Academic Program Advisor  

Third Year

 Fall Semester (6 credits)   Spring Semester (6 credits)
PFA 2350 Drainage I  -  2 credits        PFA 2351 Drainage II  -  2 credits    
☐ PFA 2360 Water Supply I  -  2 credits     ☐ PFA 2361 Water Supply II  -  2 credits    
☐ PFA 1170 Plumbing Science & Mechanics  -  2 credits     ☐ PFA 2153 Welding III  -  2 credits    
       
► Progress Check: Log in and check your Degree Audit via MySLCC   ► Progress Check: Meet with Academic Program Advisor  

Fourth Year

 Fall Semester (6 credits)   Spring Semester (4 credits)
PFA 2450 Bldrs Level and Special Inst.  -  2 credits        ☐ PFA 2441 Advanced Plan Reading  -  2 credits    
PFA 2470 Plumbing Fixtures, Appliances  -  2 credits     ☐ PFA 2560 International Plumbing Code  -  2 credits    
PFA 2541 Medical Gas Certification  -  2 credits        
       
► Progress Check: Log in and check your Degree Audit via MySLCC   ► Progress Check: Meet with Academic Program Advisor  

Fifth Year

 Fall Semester (6 credits)   Spring Semester (6 credits)
☐ PFA 2161 Pipe Bending  -  2 credits          PFA 2570 Test Prep-Code  -  2 credits    
☐ PFA 2162 Orbital Welding  -  2 credits     ☐ PFA 2571 Test Prep-Math  -  2 credits    
PFA 2551 General Pipe Fitting  -  2 credits     ☐ PFA 2572 Test Prep-Shop  -  2 credits    
     
► Progress Check: Log in and check your Degree Audit via MySLCC   ► Progress Check: Meet with Academic Program Advisor

Sixth Year

 Fall Semester (6 credits)   Spring Semester (9 credits)
Communication (CM) - 3 credits     Human Relations (HR) - 3 credits    
ENGL 1010 Intro to Writing (EN)  -  3 credits     Distribution Areas - 3 credits    
    Distribution Areas - 3 credits    
► Progress Check: Apply for Graduation      

Advising Notes

  • The classes are to be taken in the sequence in which they are given. A student must complete each class with a C or higher grade to move into the next level class. The JATC will schedule the PFA courses. For more information on when the PFA courses will be taught, please contact the JATC. It is recommended to those students seeking the AAS degree to complete the general education requirements in the summer semesters or the year following completion of all the Apprenticeship core courses.
  • A Certificate in Plumber/Pipefitter JATC Technology is also available. For more information about this certificate, contact the Apprenticeship Office, Taylorsville Redwood Campus, CT 274, 801-957-4066.