Printed on 8/10/2022

Admissions

Additional Information

In Wisconsin, all journeyworker plumbers must be licensed by the Plumbing Bureau of the State Department of Workforce Development. A person can only be licensed as a journeyman plumber after completing an apprenticeship approved by the Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards of DWD and registering with the Plumbing Bureau. Apprentice plumbers follow apprenticeship laws and rules in addition to the plumbing laws and codes.

Your first step is to contact:
**Organization Management Services**
3315 N. Ballard Road, Suite D
Appleton, WI 54911
920-734-3148 or 877-625-8304
Or
**Associated Builders & Contractors**
Apprenticeship & Training Trust
5330 Wall Street
Madison, WI 53718
800-829-9926
[www.abcwi.org](www.abcwi.org)

Applications are issued by the trade committee. Entry requirements and testing vary depending upon trade. 

You must be employed by a company/organization that is willing to participate in an apprenticeship program.

Program Outcomes

  • Apply State plumbing code requirements to the installation and repair of POWTS systems
  • Apply state plumbing code requirements to the installation and repair of sanitary drain systems
  • Apply state plumbing code requirements to the installation and repair of storm drain systems
  • Apply state plumbing code requirements to the installation and repair of venting systems
  • Apply state plumbing code requirements to the installation and repair of water supply systems
  • Prepare for Journey level licensure examination
  • Refer to the Wisconsin Administrative Plumbing codes


Beyond The Classroom

Student Clubs

There are over 45 different clubs and organizations available for students. Many clubs are directly related to programs offered at FVTC, so you can develop professional connections while meeting other students.

Student Resources

We’re here to help you succeed. You’ll find a broad network of support at Fox Valley Tech. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you need help.

Employment Services

Employment Connections is here to help you with your employment needs. Our services begin when you enroll as an FVTC student and continue throughout your employment career.

One-on-One Help

Let us guide you through the admissions process from beginning to end.

Email: admissionsspecialist@fvtc.edu
Phone: 920-735-4740
Text: 920-294-1738