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Why Herzing
graduates over the
last 55 years
all available
Herzing programs

Kickstart a rewarding career in the plumbing industry with Herzing College!

If you are passionate about becoming a licensed plumber but don’t know where to begin, Herzing College’s Plumbing Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program is tailor-made for you.

Program Duration: 24 Weeks

Throughout the 24-week course duration, you will receive technical knowledge and world-class training from our experienced instructors and industry leaders. Our state-of-the-art facility is designed to help students gain hands-on experience in real-life work situations. Some of the core topics that you will learn about include: 

  • Plumbing rules and regulations according to Ontario Building Code
  • Reading blueprints and building specs to install plumbing fixtures
  • Installing and repairing plumbing fixtures
  • Installation techniques for ABS, PVC, DWV, cast iron, copper, steel, and PEX pipes. 

Our emphasis on safety training enhances the employability of our students. By studying in this program, you can receive the following safety certifications:

  • Elevating Work Platforms
  • Working at Heights
  • Confined Spaces Hazard Awareness
  • Scaffold Users’ Hazard Awareness
  • Lockout & Tag Safety

Post 720 hours of in-school plumbing training, we help you land a well-paid apprenticeship. After working as a plumbing apprentice for a stipulated time, you are eligible to appear for plumbing certification exam and become a certified plumber. 

The students who graduate from Plumbing Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program get hired by reputed organizations such as: 

  • Fred Kau Plumbing & Heating
  • Mr. Rooter
  • L.J Barton Mechanical


International students studying at Herzing College do not qualify for the Post Graduation Work Permit.

Why choose Herzing College?

Career-Focused Programs

Our programs help you learn not only the required skills that prepare you for your career, but also marketable skills that are in high demand.


We prioritize your convenience while providing you with flexible course timings (day, evening, and online classes) and college campuses across multiple locations.

A Nurturing Atmosphere

We ensure that our students get access to everything they need, to pursue a fulfilling career.

Success-Oriented Training

With over 55 years of experience in the education sector, our teaching staff includes reputable industry experts.