Before you start your plumbing apprenticeship, here are some tips to give you a better idea of how it goes.
Tip 1: Always remember that plumbing is not an easy job. You might have already seen a plumber working in your home, and as you can see, it might not be an easy profession to choose. However, experience doesn’t happen overnight, so the best way to give you a better idea of how being a plumber works is through apprenticeship.
Don’t be afraid to try out new things. If you think this profession is not for you, then so be it.
Tip 2: You won’t be an apprentice forever. As you gain experience and knowledge on being a plumber, the next step is getting clients involved for your firsthand experience. Always remember you won’t be an apprentice your entire career. This is just a precursor to what you will become in the future. However, this is a necessary step for you to become a great plumber. It feels like it is a crash course on how a plumber works and the life around it.
Tip 3: Don’t worry about getting dirty. As we’ve mentioned, plumbers deal with clogged pipe drains and even do plumbing work in the sewer. You will get tested, especially working in dirty conditions.