About the Instructor
Brad Harding owns and operates Harding’s Plumbing and Heating. He was the Plumbing Instructor at the Biddeford Regional Center of Technology (BRCOT). Prior to his teaching at BRCOT, he was the Plumbing Code Instructor at Kennebec Valley Community College (KVCC) for four years. Brad was the PHCC National Plumbing Instructor of the Year 2014. The instructor is a master plumber, oil burner technician, propane and natural gas technician and is EPA Certified. He has a BA from USM and is a graduate of PRVTC Plumbing Program. Brad has over 30 years of field experience.
" FAIRFIELD, ME – Kennebec Valley Community College (KVCC) Instructor Bradley Harding has been named 2014 Plumbing Instructor of the Year by Contractor Magazine and the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors (PHCC) National Association.
Harding, plumbing instructor for KVCC’s Energy Services and Technology (EST) Program, received the award during CONNECT 2014, PHCC's convention and tradeshow, held last week in New Orleans."
"BIDDEFORD — Biddeford Regional Center of Technology graduate Nate Leary of Saco became the first high school graduate in the State of Maine to pass the State’s journeyman plumbing exam through a new career pathway option created by state legislation. Passed last year, the legislation allows graduates from Career and Technical Education plumbing programs to take the journeyman plumbing test upon graduation and become a journeyman-in-training.