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Plumbing Cross Skills Course – Hamilton 2017

Plumbing Cross Skills Course – Hamilton 2017
Understand what 'plumbing' is actually needed when inspecting, renovating or involved in new builds.  Confidently predict future leaks or issues and explore the options and acceptable solutions available under current building laws. G1 – G12 – G13 and AS3500 all covered Suitable for: Building inspection staff or independent inspectors, existing plumbers, and apprentices Cross-skilling for Building Inspection Staff – Look at the current applications and interpretations of residential plumbing basics, gain confidence and skills in residential property inspections Refresher for existing Plumbing Inspection Staff – Explore and refresh knowledge on various options or solutions CPD Refresher for Plumbers – Gain knowledge, upskill and Nail some CPD points in the process Upskill for apprentices – Deepen your knowledge and understanding of what is needed and what is not In this comprehensive 2 day course, you will look at what plumbing is really needed when inspecting, renovating or building residential dwellings.  Format: 2 day course 9am-4pm Topics covered: Introduction:     Plumbing Basics: The Rules, the basic hydraulic science and the products Session 1.         Low pressure HWC/ uncontrolled heat source Session 2.         Mains pressure HWC Session 3.         Water systems in buildings including pumps Session 4.         Understanding under-slabs – AS3500 and NZBC Session 5.         Above ground PVC pipe work and vents Session 6.         Drainage systems including storm water and retention systems/tanks pumps Comes with: Handouts, knowledge assessment, certificate of completion Your Facilitator:  Glen Burr, President NZPDGA, Wet n Wild Plumbing Services (Director / Owner)  Glen has over 20 years experience in the field of backflow prevention and have developed courses for the plumbing industry. He is a hands on practitioner testing backflows and has extensive knowledge of plumbing, gasfitting and drainlaying. He is also the lead for Skills New Zealand for the review of the qualifications for plumbing, gasfitting, drainlaying. He is passionate about training and upskilling the industry, having written and delivered CPD courses for the industry as well as Council plumbing inspectors.  

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