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CONST 181 - Plumbing Codes

3.0 Credits
Reviews current Uniform Plumbing Code to prepare students for the IAPMO Plumbing Inspector Certification examination. Emphasis on codes related to installing and inspecting residential and commercial plumbing systems. Prerequisite: Placement in BRDGE 091 and MATH 060 .

Course Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of terminology, definitions, and classifications found in the International Plumbing Code. [REASON]
  2. Interpret and apply code requirements to plan review and field inspections. [REASON]
  3. Identify immediate and long term safety and health issues associated with plumbing systems. [REASON]
  4. Calculate pipe sizing, fixture unit determination, material application and layout with respect to code requirements and current acceptable installation methods. [REASON]

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