- Program: Plumbing Technology
- Course: Plumbing Systems
- Course #: PLBG1041
- Total Credits: 3
Course DescriptionStudents will study sizing, service and installation of hot water heaters, hydronic heating systems, water softening systems, backflow prevention systems and water and sewage pumps. Students will study proper sequence and operation of gas and electric hot water heaters and boilers, also water softening equipment.
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.
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).
The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Identify components of gas and electric water heaters
Identify components of gas and electric boilers
Identify components of water softening and filtering equipment
Troubleshoot gas and electric water heaters
Troubleshoot water softening and filtering equipment
Install water heaters
Install water softeners
Identify types of pumps
Install hot water boilers
- Lecture: 1
- Lab: 2
MnTC Goal: 0
- Prerequisites: PLBG1035
- Campus: Eden Prairie
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