Entry level Pipefitters earn on average $18 per hour or $36,720 annually.


Employment Opportunities

Over the next 5 years over 800 Pipefitters will be needed in Brownsville, TX.

The Pipefitting program is designed to train students for entry-level positions in pipefitting. Pipefitting is the process of taking straight pipe sections and measuring and cutting them to fabricate piping systems.

Pipefitting fabricators generally install and maintain pipe systems in power and petrochemical plants, as well as heating and cooling systems in large offices buildings. Pipefitters work with a variety of pipe and tubing materials including steel, copper, iron, aluminum, and plastic.

This 160 hour, 14 week, Pipefitting program has been designed to deliver the skills you need in a short period of time so you can enter this high growth occupation quickly.

Course Information
  • Tuition: $2,000
  • Course number: PFBB1013
  • Location: ITECC Brownsville, TX.
Early Registration Accepted

Contact the Office of Workforce Training and Continuing Education

Phone: (956) 295-3724
Email us at [email protected].

Scholarship and Financial Assistance is available to those who qualify.