This theoretical and practical course provides a basic introduction to the plumbing industry. Students will learn the proper use of hand and power tools, while obtaining their OSHA 10-certification. Students will learn to use construction math applications and gain an understanding in reading prints and drawings. Explains the Pythagorean theorem and reviews methods for laying out square corners. Discusses the techniques used to calculate simple and rolling offsets, as well as offsets on parallel runs of pipe. Explains how to identify and interpret civil, architectural, structural, HVAC/mechanical, plumbing and electrical drawings. Discusses how to ensure accurate dimensions, generate RFIs and locate plumbing entry points as well as how to establish piping routes and fixture locations. Isometric drawings, material takeoffs, approved submittal data and Building Information Management (BIM). Lab fee required.
Terms Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes
for the term.
The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide
Course Numbering System, a system used by all public postsecondary institutions in Florida and 32 non-public
institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.