Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Message From The Director

    • Session 12 For Plumbers

    • How To Use This Course

    • Copyright

  • 2

    Section 1 GAS

    • Learning Objectives - Section 1 Gasfitting

    • GAS-2A | Board Updates: e-Licensing

    • GAS-3A | Board Updates: e-Licensing, continued

    • GAS-3B | Board Updates: e-Licensing

    • GAS-4A | Board of Examiners: Record Number Letter

    • Progress Check: e-Licensing & Record Number Letter

    • GAS-5A | Proposed Gas Code Changes

    • GAS-5B | Proposed Gas Code Changes

    • GAS-6A | Proposed Gas Code Changes, continued

    • Progress Check: Proposed Gas Code Changes

    • GAS-7A | Merrimack Valley Gas Incident

    • GAS-8A | Merrimack Valley Gas Incident, continued

    • GAS-8B | Merrimack Valley Gas Incident, continued

    • Progress Check: Merrimack Valley Gas Incident

    • Section 1 GAS Completed

  • 3

    Section 2 GAS

    • Learning Objectives - Section 2 Gasfitting

    • GAS-10A | Size of Chimneys

    • Progress Check: Size of Chimneys

    • GAS-12A | Inspection of Chimneys

    • Progress Check: Inspection of Chimneys

    • GAS-13A | Affidavits: Chimney Examination Requirement

    • Progress Check: Affidavits: Chimney Examination Requirement

    • GAS-14A | Chimney Lining

    • GAS-15A | Chimney Lining, continued

    • Progress Check: Chimney Lining

    • GAS-16A | Common Venting Into an Exterior Masonry Chimney

    • GAS-18A | Common Venting Into an Interior Masonry Chimney, continued

    • GAS-19A | Chimney Cleanouts

    • Progress Check: Chimney Cleanouts

    • GAS-20A | Space Surrounding Lining or Vent

    • GAS-21A | Draft Water Heater Venting

    • Progress Check: Chimney Liners & Draft Water Heater Venting

    • GAS-22A | Engineered Chimney Venting Systems

    • Section 2 GAS Completed

  • 4

    Section 3 GAS

    • Learning Objectives - Section 3 Gasfitting

    • GAS-24A | Sizing Methods: Gas Piping System

    • Progress Check: Sizing Methods for Gas Piping Systems

    • GAS-25A | Sizing Methods: Specific Gravity of Gas

    • Progress Check: Sizing Methods: Specific Gravity of Gas

    • GAS-26A | Sizing Methods: Comparison

    • Progress Check: Sizing Methods: Comparison

    • GAS-27A | Allowable Pressure Drop

    • GAS-28A | Pressure Drop and Intended Use

    • GAS-28B | Pressure Drop and Intended Use, continued

    • Progress Check: Pressure Drop

    • GAS-30A | Sizing Exercise: Longest Length Method, Table 6.2(b)

    • GAS-32A | Sizing Exercise: Longest Length Method, Table 6.2(c)

    • Progress Check: Longest Length Method, Table 6.2(b)

    • GAS-34A | Sizing Exercise: Branch Method, Table 6.2(b)

    • GAS-36A | Sizing Exercise: Branch Method, Table 6.2(c)

    • Progress Check: Branch Method

    • GAS-38A | Typical EHD to Pipe Size Conversion Table

    • Progress Check: EHD to Pipe Size Conversion Table

    • GAS-39A | Exercise: Longest Length Method, Counterstrike®

    • Progress Check: Longest Length Method, Counterstrike®

    • Section 3 GAS Completed

  • 5

    Section 4 GAS

    • Learning Objectives - Section 4 Gasfitting

    • GAS-44A | Gas Water Heaters in Bedrooms and Bathrooms

    • Progress Check: Gas Water Heaters in Bedrooms and Bathrooms

    • GAS-46A | Boilers & Furnaces in Bedrooms and Bathrooms

    • Progress Check: Boilers & Furnaces in Bedrooms and Bathrooms

    • GAS-48A | OSHA: Opioid Awareness

    • Progress Check: OSHA, Opioid Awareness

    • Section 4 GAS Completed

  • 6

    Section 5 GAS

    • Learning Objectives: Section 5 Gasfitting

    • GAS-51A | Welding of Steel and Wrought Iron Pipe

    • Progress Check: Welding of Steel and Wrought Iron Pipe

    • GAS-52A | Gas Piping Systems Over 5,000,000 Btu/hr.

    • Progress Check: Gas Piping Systems Over 5,000,000 Btu/hr.

    • GAS-53A | Elevated Pressure

    • GAS-54A | Elevated Pressure, continued

    • GAS-55A | Elevated Pressure, continued

    • GAS-56A | Elevated Pressure, continued

    • Progress Check: Elevated Pressure

    • GAS-57A | NFPA-58-2011, Liquified Petroleum Gas Code

    • Progress Check: NFPA-58-2011, Liquified Petroleum Gas Code

    • GAS-57A | Dual Fuels Installed in Buildings and Structures

    • GAS-58A | Dual Fuels Installed in Buildings and Structures, continued

    • Progress Check: Dual Fuels Installed in Buildings and Structures

    • GAS Section Completed!

  • 7

    Section 1 PLUMBING

    • Learning Objectives: Section 1 Plumbing

    • PL-2A | Excessive Water Pressure

    • Progress Check: Excessive Water Pressure

    • PL-3A | Metering Devices With Check Valves

    • Progress Check: Metering Devices With Check Valves

    • PL-4A | Example: Potable Water Thermal Expansion Tank

    • PL-5A | Example: Potable Water Thermal Expansion Tank, continued

    • PL-6A | Example: Potable Water Thermal Expansion Tank, continued

    • Progress Check: Potable Water Thermal Expansion Tank

    • PL-7A | Combination Space Heating-Potable Water Systems

    • PL-8A | Combination Space Heating-Potable Water Systems, continued

    • PL-9A | Combination Space Heating-Potable Water Systems, continued

    • PL-10A | Vacuum Breaker Sizing

    • PL-11A | Vacuum Breaker Sizing, Method 1

    • PL-11B | Vacuum Breaker Sizing, Method 2

    • Progress Check: Vacuum Breaker Sizing

    • PL-12A | Protection of Piping

    • PL-13A | Protection of Piping, continued

    • PL-14A | Protection of Piping, continued

    • Progress Check: Protection of Piping

    • Section 1 PLUMBING Completed!

  • 8

    Section 2 PLUMBING

    • Learning Objectives: Section 1 Plumbing

    • PL-16A | Manufactured Homes/Construction Trailers

    • PL-17A | Manufactured Homes/Construction Trailers, continued

    • PL-18A | Manufactured Homes/Construction Trailers, continued

    • PL-19A | Manufactured Homes/Construction Trailers, continued

    • Progress Check: Manufactured Homes/Construction Trailers

    • Section 2 PLUMBING Completed!

  • 9

    Section 3 PLUMBING

    • Learning Objectives: Section 3 Plumbing

    • PL-21A | CISPI Handbook: Safe and Durable DWV System

    • PL-22A | CISPI Handbook: Horizontal Installation Bracing

    • Progress Check | CISPI Handbook: Horizontal Installation Bracing

    • PL-23A | CISPI Handbook: Installation of Closet Bends

    • PL-24A | CISPI Handbook: Testing and Inspection

    • PL-25A | CISPI Handbook: Testing and Inspection, continued

    • Progress Check | CISPI Handbook: Testing and Inspection

    • PL-27A | Water and Peppermint Testing: Cast Iron Piping Systems

    • Progress Check | Water and Peppermint Testing: Cast Iron Piping Systems

    • PL-28A | Smoke Testing: Cast Iron Piping Systems

    • Progress Check | Smoke Testing: Cast Iron Piping Systems

    • PL-29A | Hubless Cast Iron Soil Pipe and Fittings

    • Progress Check | Hubless Cast Iron Soil Pipe and Fittings

    • PL-30A | Sanitary Drainage System: Fixture Units

    • Progress Check | Sanitary Drainage System: Fixture Units

    • PL-31A | Sumps and Ejectors

    • PL-32A | Sumps and Ejectors, continued

    • PL-33A | Sumps and Ejectors, continued

    • Progress Check | Sumps and Ejectors

    • PL-34A | Individual Sink Fixture Pumps

    • Progress Check | Individual Sink Fixture Pumps

    • PL-35A | Macerating Pumps

    • PL-21A | CISPI Handbook: Safe and Durable DWV System

    • Section 3 PLUMBING Completed!

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    Section 4 PLUMBING

    • Learning Objectives: Section 4 Plumbing

    • PL-37A | 248 CMR 10.02: Basic Principles

    • Progress Check | 248 CMR 10.02: Basic Principles

    • PL-38A | Toilet Partitions and Privacy Shields

    • Progress Check | Toilet Partitions and Privacy Shields

    • PL-39A | Materials Surrounding Certain Plumbing Fixtures

    • Progress Check | Materials Surrounding Certain Plumbing Fixtures

    • PL-40A | Waterproofing of Openings

    • Progress Check | Waterproofing of Openings

    • Section 4 PLUMING Completed!

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    Section 5 PLUMBING

    • Learning Objectives: Section 5 Plumbing

    • PL-42A | Proposed Code Changes: Permit Denials

    • PL-43A | Proposed Code Changes: Hubless Cast Iron Soil Pipe

    • PL-44A | Proposed Code Changes: Use of Lead

    • PL-45A | Proposed Code Changes: Use of Lead, continued

    • PL-46A | Proposed Code Changes: PEX Tubing

    • PL-47A | Proposed Code Changes: PEX Tubing, continued

    • PL-48A | Proposed Code Changes: Commercial Use of PVC

    • PL-49A | Proposed Code Changes: Commercial Use of PVC, continued

    • PL-50A | Proposed Code Changes: Laundry Drains

    • Progress Check | Building Drains at the Foundation Wall & Direction of Flow

    • PL-51A | Proposed Code Changes: Section 11.00

    • PL-52A | Proposed Code Changes: Section 11.00, continued

    • PL-53A | Board Updates: New Apprentice Licenses

    • Session 12 Completed!