School is on Monday and Wednesday evenings (except for Backflow)

The spring semester began on Wednesday, January 3rd and will conclude on March 26th (weather permitting.)   There are NO days off or holidays during this semester.  IF school is cancelled it will be on KDKA or WPXI's website or posted on their TV station.  We will make every effort to post it on our website. DO NOT CALL THE OFFICE TO SEE IF SCHOOL IS CANCELLED!

 Our school/office is located at:   3128 ALLENDALE STREET, PITTSBURGH, PA 15204 (SHERADEN)

Effective immediately, all mail is to now be sent to the above address.

We will be offering another initial certification BACKFLOW class for those that have not been certified before.  It is on Tues/Thurs evenings from March 13-April 26.  Call or email us for more details.

*The Allegheny County Health Department will administer the Journeyman and Masters exam on Wed., April 25th. Deadline to apply is Wed., March 21st. Go on their website: www.achd.net and click on "bureaus" then "environmental health" then "plumbing" for an application.

Call Us

412.923.1023

Class Registration

Requirements:

In order to be current with the four year program, students must acquire 144 hours per year or 72 hours per semester. Each semester consists of exactly 72 hours of instruction. Therefore, students must attend every night of school in order to acquire the number of hours required. The list below indicates the accumulated hours needed at the end of each school year in order to be current:

  • First Year: 144 Hours (Cost: $525.00 per semester)
  • Second Year: 288 Hours (Cost: $675.00 per semester)
  • Third Year: 432 Hours (Cost: $675.00 per semester)
  • Fourth Year: 576 Hours (Cost: $675.00 per semester)

Number of Hours Needed to Advance to the Next School Year:

  • First Year: 0-125 Hours
  • Second Year: 126-252 Hours
  • Third Year: 253-386 Hours
  • Fourth Year: 387-576 Hours

**THESE HOURS WILL BE STRICTLY ADHERED TO WITH NO EXCEPTIONS.**

Students will have opportunities to earn additional hours which will be added to the student’s total hours AT THE END OF THE SEMESTER DURING WHICH THEY ARE AWARDED. These include:

  • Early Registration – Students will be awarded 3 additional hours for completing their school registration by the early registration date each semester they attend.  The early registration date for the second semester of the 2017 – 2018 school year is November 1, 2017 (registration is only considered complete with FULL PAYMENT).
  • Trench Shoring – FIRST YEAR students will be awarded 3 additional hours for attending Trench Shoring training.
  • Additional hours (3) will be awarded for a blood donation to the Central Blood Bank by a student or their representative – one time per year.
  • AMPAC Meetings – THIRD and FOURTH YEAR students may have opportunities throughout the school year to attended approved AMPAC meetings that are educational in nature.
  • Students will be awarded 3 additional hours for each of these meetings that they attend.
  • Only NEW STUDENTS will be eligible to register during the 1st scheduled class date. All other registrations must be done on or before the deadline date of 11/20/2017
  • A late fee of $100 will be assessed on any returning students who register after 11/20/2017
  • If you prefer not to register online, you can complete a registration form and mail it to 3128 Allendale Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15204 with full payment enclosed. Or you can stop in the office and register (but you must call first to make sure someone is in the office)

First Year

First Year

Semester 1: Shop/Safety
Semester 2: Introduction to Code

Cost: $525.00 (per semester)
Hours needed at end of First Year to be current: 144 Hours.

Date: August 27, 2018

Second Year

Second Year

Semester 1: Print Reading/Code, Math/Transit and Related Math
Semester 2: Print Reading/Code, Math/Transit and Related Math

Cost: $675.00 (per semester)
Hours needed at end of SecondYear to be current: 288 Hours.

Date: August 27, 2018

Third Year

Third Year

Semester 1: Drainage/Drawing/Math/Code
Semester 2: Drainage/Drawing/Math/Code

Cost: $675.00 (per semester)

Hours needed at end of Third Year to be current: 432 Hours.

Date: August 27, 2018

Fourth Year

Fourth Year

Semester 1: Code/Drawing/ Preparation for Journeyman's License Exam
Semester 2: Code/Drawing/ Preparation for Journeyman's License Exam

Cost: $675.00 (per semester)
Hours needed at end of Fourth Year to be current: 576 Hours.

Date: August 27, 2018