Pipefitting student being observed

About the Program

Program Duration:9 Weeks
Orientation Date:Thursday, Sept 15, 2022
Classes Begin:Friday, Sept 16, 2022
Classes End:Thursday, Nov 17, 2022

Pipefitter Helpers perform duties requiring less skill include using or supplying materials or tools, and cleaning work areas and equipment.

Class Schedule:

Mondays: 8:30 A.M. - 1:30 P.M.
Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday: 8:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Friday: 8:30 A.M. - Noon

Upon completion, participants will receive:

  • Nine college credit hours
  • An Occupational Skills Award from Brazosport College
  • NCCER Core Curriculum Certification and Blue Card
  • NCCER Level 1 Craft Helper Certification
  • Basic Plus Certification
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Additional Information for Pipefitting & Electrical Students

Eligibility Requirements

Only applicants meeting all requirements, including TABE Math scores, background checks and hair follicle drug testing will be eligible to attend orientation. Applicants with any college degrees (Associate's or higher) will not qualify. Applicants with "holds" on their record will not qualify unless "holds" are cleared before orientation.

No Cost to Eligible Students

All expenses are covered including costs for tuition, TABE Math testing, background checks, hair follicle drug testing, TWIC Cards, and State of Texas Electrical Apprenticeship Cards for those in the electrical program.

Limited Spaces

Seats in this program are limited. Only 10 participants will be accepted for each craft class. This is a grant-based program, therefore certain criteria must be met in order to qualify for the Jumpstart program.

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500 College Drive
Lake Jackson, TX 77566