Training makes our industry strong

The Maryland PHCC is proud to have built one of the strongest education programs in the industry. Click the quick links below to jump to the information on the training you are interested in.


Apprenticeship combines on-the-job training with related professional instruction. In a four-year period, candidates complete the required 7500 hours of supervised on-the-job work experience and learn the skills and knowledge that will help you to pass the State Journey test. Click the link below for course schedules and the course application.


The Maryland State Board of Plumbing requires the successful completion of an approved 32-hour Backflow Training Course as a pre-requisite for the Journey/Master Plumber examination. The Maryland PHCC offers both the 32-hour Course and the 8-hour Re-Certification Course. Click the link below for information and course applications.

Take Control of Your Future

Doors Open through education

Training in the plumbing, heating, and cooling trades opens doors to a bright future. Skilled workers are in high demand. Learn how you can quickly enter a field that offers great wages, benefits, and even a path to business ownership. For more information, click the links above or call our office.