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ME:108Principles of Plumbing/Pipefitting3

The principles of water supplies and sewage systems are presented. The course covers alteration, repair, and maintenance methods of commercial and domestic plumbing systems. Nomenclature of the various connecting devices for metal and plastic pipe and proper assembly such as soldering, threading, and gluing are included. Laboratory exercises and assembly projects provide the practice and methodology required to successfully repair and maintain fixtures and systems. Additional lab hours required. Prerequisite: Reading Proficiency.