Covers fundamentals and applications of plumbing systems, which include potable water, storm water drainage, sanitary drainage and venting systems in buildings. Topics include the use of BC Plumbing Codes to size pipes for plumbing systems, and selection of materials and components. Examples of design and development of plumbing system layouts for buildings will be reviewed.
- MSYS 2050 is recommended
Below is one offering of MSYS 3086 for the Winter 2023 term.
Tue Jan 10 - Tue Mar 28 (12 weeks)
- 12 weeks
- CRN 84330
Class meeting times
|Jan 10 - Mar 28||Tue||18:00 - 21:00||Online|
- Internet delivery format.
Please note: The delivery format for this course is ONLINE DELIVERY for the Winter term. This is an instructor-led online course. Upon registration, please visit the Learning Hub (learn.bcit.ca) for further information regarding course material(s). BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
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Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:
- Establish the BC Plumbing Codes requirements for building plumbing systems.
- Design a potable water system.
- Design a storm drainage system.
- Design a sanitary drainage and venting system.
- Evaluate appropriate piping materials and components for potable water and drainage systems.
Effective as of Winter 2017
Plumbing Systems Design (MSYS 3086) is offered as a part of the following programs:
School of Energy
- Mechanical Systems
Associate Certificate Part-time
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