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Description

The plumber installs, maintains, tests and repairs hot and cold-water supply systems, drainage, sewerage and rainwater systems. Sanitation is critical to the wellbeing of society in general and the lack of absence thereof will have a very negative impact on society. The economy will grow positively when saving of a scarce resource such as water is managed efficiently by qualified artisans.

What Will I Learn?

  • Install, maintain, test and repair above-ground soil waste and vent systems and sanitary ware appliances
  • Install, maintain and test below-ground drainage systems and perform basic building work
  • Install, maintain and test cold water systems and hot water systems
  • Install, maintain and test rain water systems

Duration

  • Fulltime – 24 months
  • RPL – to be completed within a year.

Entry Level Requirements

  • NQF Level 1 with Mathematics, Science.

Curriculum For This Course

17 Modules
392 Days

Knowledge Modules:

9 Modules
800 Hours

Module 1: Health, Safety, Quality and Legislation 1 Topic 24 Hours

  • - Principle of sanitation and plumbing legislation24 Hours

Module 2: Environment, Energy Efficiency and Ethics 3 Topics 40 Hours

  • - Theories and principles of relevant environmental sustainability requirements16 Hours
  • - Concepts, theories and principles of energy efficiency16 Hours
  • - Theories, concepts and principles of ethics8 Hours

Module 3: Tools, Equipment, Components and Site Practice 2 Topics 24 Hours

  • - Types, properties and functions of tools and equipment used in above and below ground drainage systems and sanitary installations 12 Hours
  • - Types, properties and functions of tools and equipment used for hot and cold water installations12 Hours

Module 4: Drawings and Applied Sciences 3 Topics 56 Hours

  • - Concepts and principles of reading and interpreting drawings and specifications 5.6 Hours
  • - Theories, principles and concepts of Gradients and Levelling and the Basic principles of Excavation22.4 Hours
  • - Basic principles of electricity pertaining to hot water cylinders28 Hours

Module 5: Theory of Water and Drainage 2 Topics 64 Hours

  • - Theory and Principles of drainage32 Hours
  • - Principles and properties of water32 Hours

Module 6: Above and Below Ground Drainage Systems 7 Topics 344 Hours

  • - Principles and concepts pertaining to water traps and venting of an above ground sanitary drainage system27.52 Hours
  • - Components, materials and functions associated with above and belowground drainage systems16.76 Hours
  • - Theories, concepts and principles related to of planning and preparation of above ground sanitary drainage system68.8 Hours
  • - Theories, concepts and principles of planning and preparation of a belowground drainage systems68.8 Hours
  • - Theories, concepts and principles related to the installation of above ground sanitary drainage pipes and fittings installation68.8 Hours
  • - Theories, concepts and principles related to the installation of below ground drainage pipes and fittings installation68.8 Hours
  • - Types, properties and functions of below ground non-waterborne sanitary disposal systems27.52 Hours

Module 7: Sanitary ware 2 Topics 32 Hours

  • - Components, materials and functions associated to of sanitary ware appliances16 Hours
  • - Principles and procedures of Sanitary Ware Appliance Installation16 Hours

Module 8: Hot and cold-water systems 5 Topics 144 Hours

  • - Basic plumbing principles pertaining to hot and cold-water systems36 Hours
  • - Components, materials and functions associated to found in hot and cold-water systems7.2 Hours
  • - Theories, concepts and principles of planning and preparation for an installation of hot and cold-water reticulation installations36 Hours
  • - Principles and procedures for the installation of hot and cold pressure water pipes and pipe fittings36 Hours
  • - Concepts and principles related to of the maintenance of hot and cold-water systems28.8 Hours

Module 9: Installation and Maintenance Theory for Plumbing Systems 2 Topics 72 Hours

  • - Theories, concepts and principles related to the informing maintenance and repairs to of above ground sanitary, and below ground, drainage systems36 Hours
  • - Theories, concepts and principles related to the of installation, maintenance and the repairs of fixed electric storage water heating systems36 Hours

Practical Modules:

4 Modules
1040 Hours

Module 1: Install, maintain and test above ground soil waste and vent systems and sanitary ware appliances 4 Topics 240 Hours

  • - Plan and prepare above ground drainage system and sanitary ware appliances60 Hours
  • - Install above ground sanitary drainage pipes and fittings60 Hours
  • - Install sanitary ware appliances60 Hours
  • - Maintain and repair above ground sanitary drainage systems and sanitary ware appliances60 Hours

Module 2: Install, maintain and test below-ground drainage systems 4 Topics 280 Hours

  • - Plan and prepare a Below-ground Drainage System70 Hours
  • - Excavate the Below-ground drainage site70 Hours
  • - Install Below-ground Drainage Pipes and Fittings70 Hours
  • - Maintain and Repair Below-ground Drainage Systems70 Hours

Module 3: Install, maintain and test cold water and hot water systems 6 Topics 280 Hours

  • - Plan and prepare to install, maintain and test cold water and hot water supply systems50 Hours
  • - Build ancillary walls including gable walls and beam filling50 Hours
  • - Install cold water and hot water pipes and pipe fittings50 Hours
  • - Test cold and hot water supply systems50 Hours
  • - Maintain and repair cold water pipes and fittings40 Hours
  • - Maintain and repair hot water pipes and fittings40 Hours

Module 4: Install, maintain and test rain water systems 4 Topics 336 Hours

  • - Plan and prepare to install rainwater gutters and downpipes84 Hours
  • - Position gutter brackets and down pipe holder bats84 Hours
  • - Install rainwater gutters and downpipes84 Hours
  • - Rainwater gutters and downpipes are inspected for leaks and blockages84 Hours

Workplace Modules:

4 Modules
1300 Hours

Module 1: Processes and procedures for installation and testing of above ground soil waste and vent systems and sanitary ware appliances 4 Topics 300 Hours

  • - Undertake site assessment, drain sizing and vent stack sizing, and risk assessment activities75 Hours
  • - Install above ground soil and waste pipes in a new building or during alterations75 Hours
  • - Install one of the following low level pan, bidet, bath, wall hung (Bowl) Urinal and wash basin in a new or alteration building75 Hours
  • - Test, commission and conduct housekeeping processes75 Hours

Module 2: Processes and procedures for installation and testing of belowground drainage systems and performing basic building work 3 Topics 350 Hours

  • - Undertake site assessment and risk assessment activities and communicate with peers and client in accordance with company protocols and procedures110 Hours
  • - Install below ground drainage pipes110 Hours
  • - Conduct scheduled preventative maintenance or unscheduled maintenance140 Hours

Module 3: Procedures and processes for installation and maintenance of cold water and hot water systems 4 Topics 350 Hours

  • - Undertake site assessment and risk assessment activities in accordance with company protocols and procedures87.5 Hours
  • - Install hot and cold pressure water pipes and pipe fittings87.5 Hours
  • - Install and conduct maintenance and repairs on fixed electric storage waterheating systems87.5 Hours
  • - Conduct scheduled and unscheduled maintenance87.5 Hours

Module 4: Procedures and processes for installation and maintenance of rain water systems 4 Topics 300 Hours

  • - Plan and prepare to install rainwater gutters and downpipes and position gutter brackets75 Hours
  • - Install rainwater gutters and downpipes75 Hours
  • - Inspect rainwater gutters and downpipes for leaks and blockages75 Hours
  • - Conduct safe housekeeping and quality activities when following the procedures and processes for installation and maintenance of rain water systems75 Hours

Facilitators

  • info@ebmtcacademy.org.za
  • 011 035 3600

Occupational Certificate: Plumber

Facilitator: We Are Recruiting

Please contact us for an oppurtunity to join our training team, send your CV to info@ebmtcacademy.org.za or contact 011 035 3600