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InternshipStudents will work in a sponsoring plumbing-related business applying knowledge, and concepts and skills learned in the classroom.2PLBG1035PLBG1055View
Plumbing Fixture InstallationStudents will study the assembly, installation and repair of various types and styles of plumbing fixtures for residential and commercial buildings. Safe methods of handling, installing and repairing fixtures in accordance with Minnesota State Plumbing Code and general industry accepted standards will be emphasized.3PLBG1035PLBG1050View
Minnesota State Plumbing Code IIStudents will study the Minnesota Plumbing Code which covers the laws, rules and regulations of plumbing installed in Minnesota including plumbing principles, design, materials, traps and fixtures, water supply and drainage, waste and vent systems used in construction, repair and remodeling of buildings.3PLBG1035PLBG1045View
Plumbing SystemsStudents 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.3PLBG1035PLBG1041View
Minnesota State Plumbing Code IStudents will study the Minnesota Plumbing Code, which covers the laws, rules, and regulations of plumbing installed in Minnesota.3Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0901PLBG1035View
Plumbing CalculationsThis course will apply mathematics to plumbing calculations in developed lengths of pipe, fitting allowances, offsets, area, volumes, diameters, weights and pressures. Students will also use formulas common to the plumbing industry.3Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0901PLBG1031View
Plastic Pipe ProceduresStudents will study plastic piping, which involves the joining of plastic pipes for water supply, distribution and space heating. Students will become familiar with the different types of plastic pipe, fittings and tubing. Plastic water and heating distribution piping will be discussed and utilized. Safe methods of handling and installing piping in accordance with Minnesota State Plumbing Code and general industry accepted standards will be emphasized.2Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0901PLBG1025View
Copper Pipe ProceduresStudents will study copper piping, which involves the joining of copper pipes for water supply, distribution and space heating. Students will become familiar with the different types of copper pipe, fittings and tubing. Copper water and heating distribution piping will be discussed and utilized. Safe methods of handling and installing piping in accordance with Minnesota State Plumbing Code and general industry accepted standards will be emphasized.2Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0901PLBG1020View
Building Sewers and Drain SystemsThis course covers practical experience in the installation of sewers, drain, waste and vent piping by laying out pipe, using a builder's level to establish grade and elevations of the piping, and in a safe and efficient manner. Students will learn the proper installation of plastic and cast iron sewers, drain, waste and vent pipe.3PLBG1035PLBG1016View
Blueprint Reading and EstimatingThe student will learn to read building plans and pipe diagrams, interpret floor plans, elevation views, draw isometrics and sketch detailed work drawings. Student will develop skills in estimating plumbing cost for new installations and remodels and prepare projects using industry developed estimating procedures. Estimates include material, fixtures and labor costs with profit and overhead calculations.3Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0901PLBG1011View