Plumbing Courses and Career Center

Welcome to ePlumbingCourses! We have everything you need to begin your career as a plumber. How to choose plumbing schools, plumber training and license requirements by state, the different kinds of plumber jobs, plumbing career path and professional levels, the importance of a plumbing apprenticeship, plumber salaries, interview tips, real job listings, and much more.

Best and Worst States for a Plumbing Career

So you want to get a job as a plumber, and you’re wondering which is the best state for a plumbing career. Well, you probably don’t want to start your search in a small town of forty homes that already has two plumbers working there. But how do you choose the best state for plumbing jobs? Let’s try to figure that out by taking a look at the relevant plumbing job data by state.
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Carpentry Career vs. Plumbing Career – How to Choose

Become a Carpenter?

So you’re pretty handy with some tools. You have worked on your car and done some other renovation projects around your home and apartment; maybe you have even done a bigger project yourself or lent someone a hand on their construction project. You are very interested in getting some steady, good paying employment. You have narrowed your decision down to doing one of the skilled trades of carpentry or plumbing. So how exactly do you make the final decision between the two? A good way to start is by taking a look at some relevant facts about each.
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Plumbing Work Requires Intelligence, Training and Skill

In the past, many people thought that anyone beginning a career as a plumber was just not smart enough to go to college. That perception has changed and today the plumbing trade and plumbing apprentice programs are looked upon as the “other 4 year college”. In order to be a successful plumber, a person needs to be able to combine a mechanical aptitude, which not everyone has, with above average mental ability. Here are some examples of why intelligence is a big part of being a successful plumber.
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Best Ways for Plumbers to Earn More Money

Most plumbers would like to earn more money than we are currently making, but it is not always easy to figure out how. Changing careers can be risky, and often when doing this you have to start out at the bottom in the new company. It can be frustrating trying to earn more as a plumber,Continue Reading

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Common Plumbing Tools

A plumber has a wide variety of plumbing tools to choose from depending upon the plumbing project at hand.  When building out your first plumbing toolbox, you will likely need to stock it with many of these normal plumbing tools so you will be prepared to get right to work.  This article answers the question:Continue Reading

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