• Program: Plumbing Technology
  • Course: Minnesota State Plumbing Code I
  • Course #: PLBG1035
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

Students will study the Minnesota Plumbing Code, which covers the laws, rules, and regulations of plumbing installed in Minnesota.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Demonstrate knowledge of plumbing terminology
Demonstrate knowledge of basic and general plumbing principles
Identify materials used for pipes, fittings, joints and connection
Identify the materials that traps and cleanouts are made from
Apply the principle of traps and cleanouts
Identify fixture materials, their usage and installation procedures
Demonstrate knowledge of the principals of interceptors, separators and backwater valves
Identify component parts of hangers
Demonstrate knowledge of installation procedures for hangers and supports
Demonstrate knowledge of the principles of indirect and special wastes

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 3
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0901
  • Campus: Eden Prairie

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