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Basic Plumbing Services Skills: Sanitary/Drainage : 2nd Edition - Peter Wenning

Basic Plumbing Services Skills: Sanitary/Drainage

2nd Edition

Paperback Published: 29th June 2016
ISBN: 9780170362009
Number Of Pages: 432

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Basic Plumbing Services Skills: Sanitary/Drainage, 2e is a comprehensive, yet highly practical text incorporating basic knowledge and fundamental skills required in the sanitary and drainage areas.

Revised to include industry best practice, the end of chapter theoretical and practical tasks enable the student to demonstrate their understanding of key topics and to engage in practical tasks of underpinning knowledge. Regular WHS references throughout the text focus on important WHS issues faced in the industry and the workplace. Basic Plumbing Services Skills: Sanitary/Drainage, 2e has been updated to meet the requirements of the AS/NZS 5601:2013 standards, as well as meeting the training requirements from the CPC Training Package.

Basic Plumbing Services Skills: Sanitary/Drainage, 2e covers the following units of competency:

  • CPCPCM2047A Carry out levelling
  • CPCPSN3011B Plan layout of a residential sanitary plumbing system
  • CPCPSN3022A Install discharge pipes
  • CPCPSN3023A Fabricate and install sanitary stacks
  • CPCPSN3024A Install and fit off sanitary fixtures
  • CPCPSN3025A Install pre-treatment facilities
  • CPCPSN3026A Install sewerage pumpsets
  • CPCPDR2021A Locate and clear blockages
  • CPCPDR2022A Install domestic treatment plants
  • CPCPDR2024A Install stormwater and sub-soil drainage systems
  • CPCPDR2025A Drain work site
  • CPSPDR2026A Install prefabricated inspection openings and enclosures
  • CPCPDR3021A Plan layout of a residential sanitary drainage system
  • CPCPDR3022A Install below ground sanitary drainage system
  • CPCPDR3023A Install on-site disposal systems
This self-paced text is ideal for various modes of delivery, including the classroom, workplace or student self-study.

New to the Edition
  • Covering new Australian Industry Standard AS/NZS 5601:2013
  • Addresses core and elective units of competency from the CPC Training Package
  • Work Health and Safety (WHS) boxes to help identify critical points for concern
  • Sustainability plumbing boxes for up-to-date environmental information
  • Employability boxes to outline the responsibilities of employees, including skills they need to acquire and real-life challenges they may face at work
  • Robust Instructor Supporting Resources to help with teaching, including additional worksheets, solutions, PowerPoint presentations, test banks and more
  • Student Companion website for additional study and revision tools, including worksheets, weblinks, crosswords and more
About the Author

Peter Wenning has been a Plumbing and Services teacher at Chisholm Institute of TAFE in Victoria since 2006. He is also an RPL assessor at Skills Tech QLD. Peter is an active contributor to the Plumbing Connection Magazine where he has published numerous articles and learning guides since 2003. He has a great reputation and recognition in the plumbing industry in Australia where he is the Victorian state representative of Institute of Plumbing Australia and a member of the National Plumbing Services Training Advisory Group (NAPSTAG).

1. Worksite preparation and maintenance
2. Excavation and trench support
3. Levelling
4. Planning the layout for a residential external sanitary drainage system
5. Installing below-ground sanitary drainage systems
6. Planning the layout for a residential sanitary plumbing system
7. Installing sanitary plumbing
8. Installing and fitting off sanitary fixtures
9. Installing stormwater and sub-soil drainage systems
10. Installing sewerage pump sets
11. Septic tanks and on-site treatment facilities
12. Locating and clearing blockages

ISBN: 9780170362009
ISBN-10: 0170362000
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 432
Published: 29th June 2016
Publisher: Cengage Learning Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 27.6 x 21.0  x 2.2
Weight (kg): 1.16
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised

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