Ph: 865-531-7422

Fax: 865-531-7045


1000 Dutch Valley Dr. Ste B, Knoxville, TN 37918



Tennessee Association of Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors, Inc.


  • Have a desire to work toward a career in the field
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be a high school graduate or have a GED certificate
  • Have a good math aptitude
  • Pass a drug test
  • Be physically able to work on construction job sites

Classes are held at 5:00pm every Monday and one - two Thursdays per month. The classes start in August and end in May.  Please click here for the current schedule:

Plumbing- 4 year program
HVAC- 4 year program
Sheet Metal- 4 year program

Lincoln Park Technology and Trade Center, 535 Chickamauga Ave., Knoxville TN 37927 or

​Fulton High School, 2509 N. Broadway, Knoxville, TN 37917

Students in the program will find greater job security, earning power, job advancement and job satisfaction.

Opportunities in construction for minorities and women greatly increase with PHCC Craft Training.

Employees are paid and promoted based on individual skills and merit, desire for individual achievement and overall performance.

To Apply:
Contact your employer if in the PHCC trade.  If not in the trade and you would like an apprentice position, please send your application to the Knoxville PHCC Apprentice School, 9041 Executive Park Dr. Ste 220, Knoxville, TN 37923. 

Applications for the 2021-2022 School Year will be accepted in July 2021.

For more information: 865-531-7422 or download the application.

Apprentices are expected to learn how to do tasks through on the job training and to learn why tasks are performed in specific ways through classroom instruction.

The training requires basic knowledge about tools, safety, technology, codes, legal requirements, etc....which are critical to anyone that works in the trade.

This program is certified by the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training, and approved by the Veterans Administration under the GI Bill.

Knoxville Apprentice School

The program is open to anyone 18 years of age or older with a high school diploma or its equivalent; and a sincere desire to gain more knowledge about the trade.

This is a four year apprenticeship program in which you work in the trade full time while attending school.

The PHCC Apprenticeship Training Program is designed for anyone who would like to expand their knowledge and develop their skills to earn top dollar in their trade. The Program is presented by the Knoxville Association of Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors.