Plumbing (PLU)

Courses

PLU 7000. Commercial/Residential Plumbing Level I, Part I. 0.0 Hours. Class-48.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course is designed to provide training in the Plumbing Level 1 competencies including the Math for Plumbers: Introduction to Plumbing Blueprint Reading; Reading Residential Plumbing Drawings; Copper and Plastic Piping Practices; Soldering and Brazing; Cutting and Threading Carbon Steel Pipe; Joining Cast-iron Pipe and Fittings; Making Flared and Compression Joints with Copper Tube; Installing Traps and Interceptors; Fitting and Cleanout Requirement for DWV Piping; Installing Natural Gas Piping Systems; Installing Fuel Oil Piping Systems.

PLU 7001. Commercial/Residential Plumbing Level I, Part II. 0.0 Hours. Class-48.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

PLU 7006. Plumbing 1-2-3. 0.0 Hours. Class-44.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Put the yellow pages away; let us teach you how to tackle your own plumbing projects. This class will lead you through the basic plumbing methods, including the tools and materials used to install plumbing pipe work and plumbing fixtures. Primary emphasis will be placed on plumbing systems for residential homes.

PLU 7010. Residential/Commercial Plumbing Core. 0.0 Hours. Class-784.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This preparatory apprenticeship training is designed to provide Plumbing Level I - Level IV training required for journeyman plumbers. The program consists of four years of training with a minimum of 144 hours of instruction per year. Prerequisite: Courses must be taken in sequence. This course was developed by contractors and the NC Department of Labor. Students in this program are intended to be indentured apprentices with the NC Department of Labor.

PLU 7015. Backflow Assembly Tester Certification. 0.0 Hours. Class-50.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Develop entry level skills and working knowledge of the causes and principles of backflow and backflow prevention. Proper backflow prevention assembly application, installation and operation is stressed. Record keeping and backflow program responsibilities are also covered. Student should have knowledge of hydraulic principles and laws, along with plumbing code requirements. Reading, math and mechanical skills are also needed.

PLU 7016. Backflow Prevention Assembly and Tester Recertification. 0.0 Hours. Class-14.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course will focus on reviewing the basic skills and knowledge for a backflow assembly field tester. The student must have completed a CMUD (Charlotte Mecklenburg Utility Department) approved course in cross connection control and require recertification of original certificate.

PLU 7017. Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level I, Part I. 0.0 Hours. Class-784.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This preparatory apprenticeship training is designed to provide Plumbing Level 1 - Level 4 training required for journeymen plumbers. The program consists of four years of training with a minimum of 144 hours of instruction per year.

Prerequisites: Take PLU 7010 with a minimum grade of S

PLU 7018. Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level I, Part II. 0.0 Hours. Class-653.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This preparatory apprenticeship training is designed to provide Plumbing Level 1 - Level 4 training required for journeymen plumbers. The program consists of four years of training with a minimum of 144 hours of instruction per year. Prerequisite: Courses must be taken in sequence. This course was developed by contractors and the NC Department of Labor. Students in this program are intended to be indentured apprentices with The NC Department of Labor.

Prerequisites: Take PLU 7010 PLU 7017 with a minimum grade of S

PLU 7020. Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level II, Part I. 0.0 Hours. Class-784.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This preparatory apprenticeship training is designed to provide Plumbing Level II required for journeyman plumbers. The program consists of four years of training with a minimum of 144 hours of instruction per year. Prerequisite: Students must complete the plumbing apprentice core skills course and courses must be taken in sequence. This course was developed by contractors and the NC Department of Labor. Students in this program are intended to be indentured apprentices with the NC Department of Labor.

Prerequisites: Take PLU 7010 PLU 7017 PLU 7018 with a minimum grade of S

PLU 7021. Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level II, Part II. 0.0 Hours. Class-784.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This preparatory apprenticeship training is designed to provide Plumbing Level II required for journeyman plumbers. The program consists of four years of training with a minimum of 144 hours of instruction per year. Prerequisite: Students must complete the plumbing apprentice core skills course and courses must be taken in sequence. This course was developed by contractors and the NC Department of Labor. Students in this program are intended to be indentured apprentices with the NC Department of Labor.

Prerequisites: Take PLU 7010 PLU 7017 PLU 7018 PLU 7020 with a minimum grade of S

PLU 7030. Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level III, Part I. 0.0 Hours. Class-784.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This preparatory apprenticeship training is designed to provide Plumbing Level III required for journeyman plumbers. The program consists of four years of training with a minimum of 144 hours of instruction per year. Pre-requisite: Students must complete the plumbing apprentice core skills course and courses must be taken in sequence. This course was developed by contractors and the NC Department of Labor. Students in this program are intended to be indentured apprentices with the NC Department of Labor.

Prerequisites: Take PLU 7010 PLU 7017 PLU 7018 PLU 7020 PLU 7021 with a minimum grade of S

PLU 7031. Commercial/Residential Plumbing Level III, Part II. 0.0 Hours. Class-210.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This preparatory apprenticeship training is designed to provide Plumbing Level III required for journeyman plumbers. The program consists of four years of training with a minimum of 144 hours of instruction per year. Prerequisitie: PLU 7010, Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level I, Pt 1; PLU 7017, Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level I, Pt 2; PLU7020 Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level II, Pt 1; PLU 7021 Residential/Commercial Plumbing, Level II, Pt 2. PLU 7030 Residential/Commercial Plumbing, Level III, Pt 1. This course was developed by contractors and the NC Department of Labor. Students in this program are intended to be indentured apprentices with the NC Department of Labor.

Prerequisites: Take PLU 7010 PLU 7017 PLU 7018 PLU 7020 PLU 7021 PLU 7030 with a minimum grade of S

PLU 7040. Commercial/Residential Plumbing Level IV, Part I. 0.0 Hours. Class-210.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This preparatory apprenticeship training is designed to provide Plumbing Level IV required for journeyman plumbers. The program consists of four years of training with a minimum of 144 hours of instruction per year. Prerequisitie: PLU 7010, Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level I, Pt 1; PLU 7017, Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level I, Pt 2; PLU7020 Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level II, Pt 1; PLU 7021 Residential/Commercial Plumbing, Level II, Pt 2; PLU 7030 Residential/Commercial Plumbing, Level III, Pt 1; PLU 7031 Residential/Commercial Plumbing, Level III, Pt 2. This course was developed by contractors and the NC Department of Labor. Students in this program are intended to be indentured apprentices with the NC Department of Labor.

Prerequisites: Take PLU 7010 PLU 7017 PLU 7018 PLU 7020 PLU 7021 PLU 7030 PLU 7031 with a minimum grade of S

PLU 7041. Commercial/Residential Plumbing Level IV, Part II. 0.0 Hours. Class-210.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This preparatory apprenticeship training is designed to provide Plumbing Level IV required for journeyman plumbers. The program consists of four years of training with a minimum of 144 hours of instruction per year. Prerequisite: PLU 7010 Core; PLU 7017 Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level I, Pt 1; PLU 7018 Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level I, Pt 2; PLU7020 Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level II, Pt 1; PLU 7021 Residential/Commercial Plumbing, Level II, Pt 2; PLU 7030 Residential/Commercial Plumbing, Level III, Pt 1; PLU 7031 Residential/Commercial Plumbing, Level III, Pt 2; PLU 7040, Residential/Commercial Plumbing, Level IV, Pt 1. This course was developed by contractors and the NC Department of Labor. Students in this program are intended to be indentured apprentices with the NC Department of Labor.

Prerequisites: Take PLU 7010 PLU 7017 PLU 7018 PLU 7020 PLU 7021 PLU 7030 PLU 7031 PLU 7040 with a minimum grade of S

PLU 7101. Introduction to Plumbing. 0.0 Hours. Class-96.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This is an introduction course to the plumbing trade with an emphasis on residential plumbing materials and installation methods.

PLU 7200. Blueprint Reading for Plumbing. 0.0 Hours. Class-72.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Introduces the types of plumbing drawings on the job. Discusses how to interpret & apply them when laying out & installing plumbing systems. Discusses symbols used in plumbing & mechanical drawings & reviews isometric, oblique, orthographic and schematic drawings. Trainees render plumbing drawings and recognize how code requirements apply to plumbing drawings. Teaches trainees to interpret and use civil, architectural, structural, mechanical, plumbing and electrical drawings when installing plumbing systems, and create and use isometric drawings, material takeoffs and approved submittable data.

PLU 7500. Basic Plumbing I. 0.0 Hours. Class-54.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Put the yellow pages away; let us teach you how to tackle your own plumbing projects. This class will lead you through the basic plumbing methods, including the tools and materials used to install plumbing pipe work and plumbing fixtures. Primary emphasis will be placed on plumbing systems for residential homes.

PLU 8000. Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level I. 0.0 Hours. Class-653.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This class provides plumbing apprentices and those entering the trade with a certificate of completion in basic plumbing. The topics covered include safety, construction math, hand and power tool use and blueprint reading with emphasis in each of these areas on plumbing. Competency testing is required and will be both in written and practical form. This class is the pre-requisite for the plumbing series of classes.

PLU 8001. Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level 1B. 0.0 Hours. Class-784.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course uses the NCCER training format and provides certificates of competency in basic plumbing knowledge. The topics covered include safety, math, drawings, and fixtures.

PLU 8002. Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level 2. 0.0 Hours. Class-653.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course uses the NCCER training format and provides certificates of competency in basic plumbing knowledge. The topics covered include fittings, pipes and valves.

PLU 8003. Residential/Commercial Plumbing Level 2B. 0.0 Hours. Class-653.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course uses the NCCER training format and provides certificates of competency in basic plumbing knowledge. The topics covered include drawings, distribution systems, drains, waste, vents, insulation, and piping.