Plumbing 101 - 5th Edition -
Written by contractors for
contractors, their employees, and first-year plumbing students, Plumbing 101, 5E
delivers the practical, on-the-job information needed to meet the workforce
training needs of the industry.
This resource was developed in
partnership with the PHCC Educational Foundation Plumbing Apprentice and
Journeyman Training Committee.
A team of subject matter experts
including contractors, teachers and code experts developed the curriculum to
provide an industry-oriented approach.
Writers with a background in the
trade and teaching produced the content.
Fundamental industry topics
including safety on the job, basic fixtures & appliances, piping and sewage
disposal are covered along with related math and science concepts.
The fifth edition has been
revised to reflect the most current plumbing products, materials, and technology
on the market, including all-new coverage of corrugated stainless steel tubing (CSST).
Readers in a wide range of
plumbing fields, from residential and commercial service and repair to new
construction, will find all of the basic plumbing information they need for the
start of a successful career in plumbing.
- detailed illustrations
provide accurate visualization of tools, structures, and concepts seen in the
- organized according to the
US Department of Labor Standards, making this a resource that meets the
qualifying standards for the classroom portion of apprentice programs
- combines theory with
practical examples, giving readers the ability to learn why things work, as
well as how they work
- new 5th edition has been
updated to show the latest methods, components, and products