2020-2021 Catalog 
    May 21, 2022  
2020-2021 Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

CBT 125 - Basic Residential Plumbing

Description: Provides basic knowledge and skills used in the residential plumbing trade.  Includes safety, materials, measurement, and installation of water, waste, and gas plumbing systems.  

Credits: 3
Lecture: 2
Lab: 2

Course Content:
  1. Personal workplace health and safety for plumbers
  2. Tool identification and usage
  3. Measurements and calculations
  4. Diagrams and plans
  5. Plumbing related codes
  6. Fixtures and equipment
  7. Installations

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Describe jobsite safety rules and emergency procedures. (1-6)
  2. Demonstrate safe use of basic hand and power tools. (1,2)
  3. Perform plumbing measurements and calculations. (3)
  4. Relate information from plans and drawings to actual locations. (3,4)
  5. Interpret plumbing building codes. (5)
  6. Explain function and purpose of plumbing fixtures and equipment. (6)
  7. Measure and cut tubes and piping.  (3-6)
  8. Demonstrate placement and installation of various types of tubes, pipes, hangers, and supports. (1-7)