Piping/Plumbing Foundation

Students earn high school course credits, as well as post-secondary credits, while training to gain the required skills and knowledge to become a Level 1 apprentice upon program completion.  (Program Details listed below the video)


  • The Langley School District offers the ITA Youth TRAIN in Trades Piping/Plumbing Foundation program at Langley Secondary School. This program, in partnership with BCIT, offers Langley students the opportunity to participate in Level 1 certified ITA training.


  • Learn the skills and knowledge to start working the piping trades:  plumbing, steam fitting and sprinkler fitting
  • Earn credit for at least 4 high school courses (16 credits) and as many as 9 courses (36 credits)
  • Level 1 piping trade apprenticeship training
  • Get some practical work experience in the field
  • Credit leading to BCIT’s ELTT Piping Trades Certificate
  • ITA Registration
  • Pay no tuition (for eligible high school students and recent high school graduates)


  • For Grade 11 and 12 students
  • Genuine interest in piping/plumbing
  • Grade 10 completion plus any Math 11 and Eng 11 or Comm 11
  • Intention to graduate
  • Commitment to learning the skills, knowledge and attitude required to do well in this field


  • Runs February to the following January
  • 2 semesters


  • Langley Secondary School


  • See the following Info Sheet for details and/or contact us below.

Youth TRAIN Plumbing Info Sheet

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