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The Plumbing Apprenticeship program allows those 18 and older to earn money and gain hands on, real world experience in this exciting career field! The program is a collaborative effort of Blue Ridge Community College, Henderson County Public Schools, Transylvania County Public Schools, Homeschool Association, and T.P. Howard’s Plumbing Company, Inc. working together to support the workforce of today and tomorrow.

The Plumbing Apprenticeship Program is a registered North Carolina Apprenticeship with the N.C. Department of Labor.

Apply today, interview tomorrow!

The deadline for the 2022 year is Friday, July 1, at 5 p.m.
Use the form below to fill out the application.

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  • Length of Program: Two Years (Fall 2022 – Fall 2024) and 3,000 – 4,000 Hours of Work
  • Eligibility: 18 or older, High School Graduate and must have valid Driver’s License
  • Tuition: FREE.
  • Starting Pay: $17.00 with Full Benefits. Increases every year. Pay after completion: $21.00
  • Class Hours: Minimum 432 Hours
  • Schedule: Class one day a week. Work the remainder of the week at T.P. Howard’s Plumbing Co., Inc.


To apply for the Plumbing Apprenticeship, complete the form below.

Apply – Plumbing Apprenticeship


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