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Navajo Technical University
Lowerpoint Road, State Hwy 371
Crownpoint NM 87313

Phone: 505.387.7401
Fax: 505.786.5644


Chinle Instructional Site
PO Box 849, Chinle AZ, 86503
Phone: 928.674.5764
Fax: 928.674.5700


Teec Nos Pos Instructional Site
PO Box 1203, Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514
Phone: 928.656.3600
Fax: 928.656.3596


Kirtland Instructional Site
40 Road 6580, Kirtland, NM 87417
Phone: 505.609.5020/5017


Zuni Instructional Site
67 301 North, Zuni, NM 87327
Phone: 505.782.6010

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The plumbing program prepares students to install and repair water distribution system, drainage, gas, bathtubs, toilets, dishwashers, water heaters, septic tanks in homes, business, and factories. Graduates are able to find work as pipefitters or steamfitters by installing and maintaining pipes, which carry chemicals and gases in manufacturing, commercial, and industrial settings. Support is available for apprenticeship program to obtain journeyman certification in plumbing. The plumbing program and plumbing courses are only offered at the Kirtland Instructional Site in Kirtland, New Mexico. Construction and General Education courses can be taken at other sties.


Estimated Cost of Attendance$16,420/academic year
Tuition and Fees $2,360
Housing and Meals $7,360
Books and Supplies $2,600
Transportation $1,600
Personal/Misc $2,500


Plumbing Requirements (35-36 Credits)

General Education RequirementsCreditsPrerequisites
ENGL 1210 Technical Communications 3 ENGL 098 or satisfactory placement scores
MTH 113 Technical Mathematics 3 SEE CATALOG
MTH 113L Technical Mathematics Lab 1 Required only if scores are not satisfactory on placement.
BCIS 1115 Introduction to Computers 3  
SSC 100 College Success 1  
PLMB 101 Introduction to Plumbing Concepts & Applications 2  
Semester TWO  
NAVA XXX Diné Studies Course 3  
CT 102 Construction Math and Drawing 2  
CT 121 Introduction to Building Environmental System 2  
CT 210 Construction Site Safety Management 3  
PLMB 113 Plumbing and Pipefitting Fundamentals 2 PLMB 101
PLMB 105 Plumbing Fixtures & Blueprint Reading 2 PLMB 101
Semester THREE  
PLMB 104 Drainage, Waste, & Venting 3 PLMB 101 / PLMB 105 / PLMB 113
PLMB 103 Water Supply and Distribution Piping 3 PLMB 101 / PLMB 105 PLMB 113
PLMB 114 Gas Pipefitting Installations 3 PLMB 113
Total Required Credit Hours35-36 

** Please check course descriptions for the appropriate prerequisite course(s).

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