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Certificate in Plumbing & Fitting


A Certificate in Plumbing & Fitting is a program designed to provide students with foundational knowledge and skills in the field of plumbing and pipefitting. This certificate program typically covers a range of subjects related to plumbing systems, pipe installation, repair and maintenance, and safety practices.

Admission Requirements

At least 5 passes at “O” level including Maths and English Language.

Time: 8:00PM – 12:30 PM
1:00AM – 5:00PM

Program Highlights

Plumbing Systems: Students gain an understanding of various plumbing systems and their components, including water supply, drainage, and gas piping systems. They learn about the principles of water flow, pressure, and pipe sizing in plumbing installations.

Pipefitting Techniques: The program covers pipefitting techniques and skills necessary for installing, joining, and repairing pipes. Students learn about different pipe materials, fittings, and connections. They gain hands-on experience in cutting, threading, and bending pipes.

Plumbing Codes and Regulations: Students learn about plumbing codes and regulations that govern plumbing installations. They gain an understanding of compliance requirements, safety standards, and permits needed for plumbing projects. Students also learn about environmental considerations in plumbing practices.

Plumbing Fixtures and Appliances: The certificate program introduces students to various plumbing fixtures and appliances used in residential and commercial settings. They learn about installation, repair, and maintenance of fixtures such as sinks, toilets, showers, and water heaters. Students gain knowledge of troubleshooting common plumbing issues.

Functional Fees
Functional fees paid by each new student.
Item Semester 1 Semester 2
Application Fee – Per Year 60,000 N/A
Registration Fee – Per Year 30,000 N/A
Identity Card – Per Year 25,000 N/A
Examination Fee - Per Semester 100,000 100,000
Library Fee – Per Semester 70,000 70,000
Development Fee – Per Year 60,000 N/A
Guild Fee – Per Year 25,000 N/A
Sports Fee – Per Year 20,000 N/A
Medical Fee – Per Year 50,000 30,000


A UGX 20,000 NCHE Fee is paid annually and directly to the National Council for Higher Education by the applicant upon enrolment.

Hostel accommodation for male and female students is available at Buwambo Campus at a fee of UGX 550,000 per quarter (Inclusive of accommodation and meals).

All students in the hostel will be required to bring toiletries.

Where to Bank

All payments should be made in any of the following Banks or their Branches throughout the country in the name of YMCA Comprehensive Institute.

Bank Account Number
Bank of Africa 02022350002
Housing Finance Bank 121160377300
Centenary Bank 3710600053
Stanbic Bank 9030005853000
Equity Bank 1039200875951

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