16 hr. entry-level program. Learn basics of plumbing, materials, and installation techniques designed to make you more effective on the job. Includes jobsite field trips.
Residential Plumbing Design
How to properly and efficiently layout drainage and water systems in the field.
Comprehensive preparation course for the Journeyman Plumber Exam.
Product Improvement Workshop
Quality-based training for the field installer - includes common service issues, mold awareness, new products and methods. Mandatory course for all Ridgeway field personnel
Making Perfect Joints
Hands-on training for proper joint-making techniques - including plastic and copper joints, specialty joints, and fixture installations. Mandatory course for all Ridgeway field personnel.
PEX Piping the Right Way
Learn the Ridgeway method of PEX water system installations. System design, crimping techniques, strapping and supports. Required for all PEX installers.
Explore the office, warehouse, and fleet departments to see how Ridgeway's inside staff works to support the field crews. A great overview of Ridgeway operations. Very popular.
Introduction to the Florida Code
Learn the latest requirements of the Florida Plumbing Code and Florida Residential Code.
Designed to keep field supervisors up-to-date with new products, techniques, and paperwork.
Backhoe Boot Camp
Basic operation of backhoes, including field maintenance and safe transport. Includes hands-on time on the backhoe.
Learn the code requirements for firestopping of plumbing penetrations in multi-family buildings.
Learn the latest building code and ADA requirements pertaining to plumbing fixture installations.