Phoenix, Arizona

Brewer University and the Brewer Craftsman Academy

This intensive hands-on training is unique compared to traditional college programs and their related career paths. Brewer University is selecting individuals who are being considered for a limited opportunity to become a cadet within the Craftsman Academy, with the goal to train you for a career as an Underground or Topout Specialist Installing Water Distribution Systems and Drain Waste & Ventilation (DWV) Installations. Upon successful completion of the course, Cadets will be given the opportunity to accept a full time career here with Brewer.

Eligibility Requirements

*  High school diploma or equivalent

*  Passion for learning and dedication to attend

Expected Outcomes

*  Read Plumbing Blueprints and schematics

*  Understand and working knowledge of plumbing code requirements

*  Cut and solder copper pipe

*  Cut and assemble ABS pipe to form a waste and vent system

*  Set all Types of shower and tub combinations and enclosures

*  Installation of the main sewer and water service lines and water meters

*  Securing, shading and bedding of underground system

COURSE OVERVIEW

The Topout (DWV) Specialist Program

Domain Courses Lecture Hours Cooperative Learning Hours Hands On/ Field Hours Total Hours
Industry Overview & Values Industry Overview Brewer and Values, HR Expectations, Payroll/Time Tracking, Material, Tools Safety and its importance, Respecting other trades work, Plumbing Codes and their importance 38 15 53
Tub & Bath Fixtures Tub and Shower installation, kitchen vents, laundry preparation and installation, copper preparation and installation, grout completion, water heater preparation and installation 24 12 175 211
ABS & PEX Installation The Topout – Laying out the house, drilling and sweeping of house, ABS preparation/installation, PEX preparation/installation, Securing the house, testing, jobsite cleanup 44 36 184 264
Total Topout Training 528

The Underground (Soil) Specialist Program

Domain Courses Lecture Hours Cooperative Learning Hours Hands On/ Field Hours Total Hours
Industry Overview & Values Industry Overview Brewer and Values, HR Expectations, Payroll/Time Tracking, Material, Tools Safety and its importance, Respecting other trades work, Plumbing Codes and their importance 38 15 53
Copper & Meter Installation Copper prep, soldering, water meter regulation & Codes, water meter installation, back water valve installation, securing tracking wire 24 12 84 120
ABS & PEX Installation The Underground – Laying out the house, ABS preparation/installation, PEX preparation/installation, water line precision check/flush, water line securing and finishing, sewer hookup securing , shading/bedding process, testing and inspecting, job site cleanup 36 25 146 207
Total Underground Training 380

Why Brewer?

Brewer Enterprises, Inc. was established in 1990 by its founder and CEO Mike Brewer. Over the past 30 years, Brewer Enterprises has grown to be the largest residential plumbing contractor in Arizona. Today the Company is responsible for installing water and waste distribution systems in one out of four or nearly 6,000 homes per year in the Phoenix and Tucson markets. Plumbing is one of the top paying trades where you have an opportunity to earn between ~$55,000 and $120,000+. Come join the Brewer Companies Team – Where we pay you to learn!