Virginia Techincal Institute Overview

Coursework includes an introduction to the plumbing profession. This covers plumbing safety, tools, math, drawings, plastic pipe, copper pipe, cast-iron pipe, carbon steel pipe and fittings, corrugated stainless steel tubing, fixtures and faucets, introduction to drain, waste, and vent systems, introduction to water distribution systems, reading commercial drawings, installing and testing dwv piping, types of valves, installing and testing water supply piping, introduction to electricity, installing water heaters, fuel gas systems, potable water treatment, backflow preventers, sewage pumps and sump pumps, compressed air, business principles for plumbers, codes, swimming pools and hot tubs, as well as plumbing for mobile homes.

Training Programs at Virginia Techincal Institute

  • Plumbing Courses
  • Price Range: Check website for updated details.

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Altavista, VA