Classes Begin this Tuesday!

Education & Curriculum

You've decided that Plumbing is the career for you, and Mon-Yough is your School of choice!

Here's what to expect when attending our program!


First Year - Plumbing Mathematics & Formulas

Mathematics for Plumbers are a crucial point of your learning and career! First year students receive a math book which is theirs to keep as a useful reference guide, both while in school and in the future.  They also receive a notebook with paper and pencils. Math is taught by a certified math teacher with a Masters Degree in Math.


Second Year 

Here is where you really dive into the code! Second year students are taught with IPC/Article XV Code book with inserts, and drawings with additional math calculations.


Third Year 

More and more Plumbing Code! Third year students use the IPC/Article XV Code book. They also receive handouts pertaining to our school's curriculum, and drawings with additional math calculations.


Fourth Year  

Fourth year students use the IPC/Article XV Code book.  They also receive several drawings and review possible exam questions.


 All math problems and elevation calculations are reviewed.  If needed, a review of the math learned during their first year will be conducted by the First Year math instructor.  Instructors will review math for plumbing.  All information learned during the apprenticeship will be reviewed to prepare the students for the Journeyman Examination administered by the Allegheny County Health Department.