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Catalog 2023-2024 
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APR 258L Plumber Apprenticeship-Code and Test Preparation

Lecture Hours: 3
Credits: 3

Covers theory and trade practices for plumber apprentices. Focuses on installation of waste systems, hydraulic theory, isometrics, and related 2017 Oregon Plumbing Specialty Code (OPSC).

Prerequisite: APR 258K  with a grade of C or better; or consent of instructor.
Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Explain installation of waste systems, protection of water supply, assembly of breaker valves and heating systems. 
  2. Relate hydraulic theory to plumbing maintenance. 
  3. Draw isometrics of systems and special components. 
  4. Interpret and apply knowledge of the OPSC to meet state standards in order to pass the Oregon licensing exam. 

Content Outline
  • Installation Standards: Waste Systems 
    • Protection of water supply 
    • Assembly of breaker valves 
    • Heating systems 
  • Hydraulic Theory 
    • Relationship to plumbing maintenance 
  • Review OPSC and Prep for Exam 
  • Isometric Drawings