Pipefitting involves the installation of a variety of piping systems ranging from comfort heating and cooling to high/low pressure systems found in commercial building applications, high rise buildings and energy producing facilities.
Workers in this industry often specialize in a variety of commercial and industrial settings. Advancement opportunities include becoming supervisors.
Degrees & Certificates
- Associate in Applied Science Degree in Construction Trades: Pipe Trades - Pipefitter - Refrigeration
- Certificate of Completion in Construction Trades - Mechanical Trades: Pipefitting (Limited Enrollment)
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GateWay is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
Why should you choose an accredited school?
Although many schools offer seemingly similar degree and certification options, not all schools are accredited. In many instances, accreditation of the degree or program you complete may be required in order to become certified to work in the field.