Skip to main content

Course Outlines

Course outlines are provided here for your information and reference as they become available and have received the required approvals.

Available BCIT course outlines can be accessed by selecting the term, the course subject and the course number from the dropdown list(s) below. If outlines are available for your selected term and course, they will then be listed. If any of these steps don’t result in what you are looking for, it indicates that no outline is currently available. If you are looking for an outline from a current term please check back closer to the start of the course or consult another outline from a previous term.  Please keep in mind that the content from previous outlines may be different than current offerings of the course. For historical outlines not covered in this system please contact BCIT Library at 604-432-8370 to see if they have the outline you require.

The course outline is a statement of educational intent and direction, providing BCIT students with clear, concise, accurate and readily available information related to course content and administration. BCIT course outlines are governed by Policy 5403 and the creation of course outlines is subject to the procedure described in 5403-PR1.

Piping - PIPE


While no outlines currently exist for this course, below are the course learning outcomes/competencies.

Course Learning Outcomes/Competencies

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Use Soldering equipment
    • Select soldering equipment appropriate to piping processes.
    • Use soldering equipment.
    • Inspect and maintain soldering equipment.
  • Install Fittings
    • Describe fittings and connections used in the piping trades.
    • Install fittings.
  • Use Ladders and Platforms
    • Describe ladders and elevated platforms.
    • Use ladders and elevated platforms.
  • Use Rigging and Hoisting Equipment
    • Describe hoisting, lifting and rigging equipment.
    • Tie knots, bends and hitches.
    • Use hoisting, lifting and rigging equipment.
  • Use Mathematics and Science (including Electricity)
  • Use mathematics and science, including electricity, to solve problems in the piping trades.
    • Describe pressure measuring tools.
    • Use pressure measuring tools.
  • Read drawing and Specifications
    • Use drafting tools.
    • Use drafting symbols, lettering and line conventions.
    • Convert between isometric and orthographic projections.
    • Interpret information found on a set of drawings.
  • Use Codes, Regulations and Standards
  • Identify codes and standards encountered in the piping trades.
  • Identify various environmental agencies that affect the piping trades.
  • Apply codes and standards to practical piping projects.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2012

More Course Outlines