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Trade & Industrial Education
TI00999
Plumbing Fundamentals
45.00
This course is an introduction to general plumbing techniques. Students will learn about the different plumbing tools and materials while performing a variety of plumbing related activities.
Larry Bullock
405-743-5147
lbull@okcareertech.org

Aligns with National Center for Construction Education and Research standards.

Students will be able to:

1. Demonstrate the use of steel/black pipe tools and equipment.

2. Demonstrate the use of cast iron pipe tools and equipment.

3. Demonstrate the use of copper pipe tools and equipment.

4. Demonstrate the use of plastic pipe tools and equipment.

5. Explore employment opportunities in the plumbing industry.

6. Explain the use of basic plumbing materials.

7. Explain the the use of copper tubing tools and joining methods.

8. Demonstrate the proper threading techiques for steel pipe.

9. Demonstrate the proper steps in gluing plastic pipe.

10. List the different methods for joining cast iron pipe.

11. Perform a pressure test and demonstrate a knowlegde of the tools required to make the pressure test.

12. Discuss the purpose of valves in plumbing.

13. List the parts of a typical venting system.

14. Install water services and distribution piping.

15. Discuss various uses for plastic piping and fittings.







Plumbing Apprentice Technician Skill Standards - Aligns with the National Center for Construction Education and Research standards

Plumbing Apprentice Technician - CTTC
http://www.okcareertech.org/testing/Skills_Standards/Architecture_Career_Cluster.htm

Building Maintenance Technology: Plumbing Skill Standards

Building Maintenance Technology: Plumbing - CTTC
http://www.okcareertech.org/testing/Skills_Standards/Architecture_Career_Cluster.htm

Plumbing - NCCER
http://www.prenhall.com/crafttraining/C-Plumbing.pdf

Plumbing - NOCTI
http://www.nocti.org/PDFs/JobReady/3061_Plumbing.pdf

Building Trades Maintenance - NOCTI
http://www.nocti.org/PDFs/JobReady/2012_Building_Trades_Maintenance.pdf

Career Cluster Resources for Architecture and Construction
http://www.careerclusters.org/resources/ClusterDocuments/acdocuments/ACFinal.pdf



Plumbing Apprentice Technician - CTTC
http://www.okcareertech.org/testing/Skills_Standards/Architecture_Career_Cluster.htm

Building Maintenance Technology: Plumbing - CTTC
http://www.okcareertech.org/testing/Skills_Standards/Architecture_Career_Cluster.htm

Plumbing - NCCER
http://www.nccer.org/

Plumbing - NOCTI
http://www.nocti.org/

Building Trades Maintenance - NOCTI
http://www.nocti.org/

NCCER

NAHB

Introduction to Plumbing - CIMC

Residential Plumbing - MAVCC

http://www.okcimc.com/

International Plumbing Code

Plumbing - NCCER
http://www.nccer.org/
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Career Majors That Sequence This Course
Career Cluster Pathway Career Major
Architecture & Construction Construction Construction and Architectural Design Academy
Architecture & Construction Construction Green Construction Trades Technician