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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:

  • Install Pipes, Valves and Fittings
    • Describe pipes, valves and fittings used in the piping trades.
    • Select pipes, valves and fittings.
    • Install pipes, valves and fittings.
  • Penetrate Structures
    • Use acceptable methods of structure penetration.
    • Select fittings used in structure penetration.
    • Install fittings used in structure penetration.
  • Install Pumps
    • Describe pumps associated with the piping trades.
    • Install pumps associated with the piping trades.
    • Maintain pumps associated with the piping trades.
  • Describe Electricity
    • Describe the principles of electricity and circuit concepts.
    • Describe the use of electrical test equipment.
    • Use Employability Skills
  • Describe the skills and theory learned in the Piping Foundation Program.
    • Produce a resume.
    • Conduct a job search.
  • Use Manufacturer and Supplier Documentation
    • Describe documentation encountered in the piping trades.
    • Use information contained in manufacturer and supplier documentation.
    • Use the internet to source manufacturer’s documentation.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2012

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