- Introduction of Plumbing
· Types of Pipes and Materials
· Standard Pipe Sizes
· Types of Fitting & Fixtures
· Type of Valves Gate valve, Ball valves and Non return valve
· Types of Tools
- Introduction of Sanitary
Types of Pipes and Materials
Standard Pipe Sizes
Types of Fittings & Fixtures
Types of Equipment’s and it usage
- Plumbing Calculations
Units of Measurements
Tools used for Measurement
- Tools and Joining methods
Types of Tools (Hand and Power) and its Usage
(Example: Tape measure , Hammers , Hack saw , Wrenches , Pipe bender, Threading tool, Screwdrivers, Caulking gun ,Pliers , Pipe cutters ,Chisels, Drill, 2ft level, Allen keys, Step ladder,Files, Safety, Gloves/goggles/ear plugs)
Explaining about Electrical tools with safety methods
Marking and Positioning
Cutting Methods (walls and Pipes)
Explaining of Pipe Jointing
Practice of Teflon Tape rolling
Methods of testing the pipes
- Working with Plumbing Fixtures
Demonstration on Safe usage of Plumbing Tools
Demonstration on Types of Pipes
PPR and PVC – Types of fittings & Joining Methods
CPVC Types of fitting and Joining methods
Types of Traps and installation of different Traps.
Gate valve, Ball valves and Non-return valve fitting methods
Types of Clamps and their fitting procedures
Explanation of Flange fitting and its types
- Installation Procedures
Explanation & Installation of IWC, EWC
Explanation of other Bathroom fittings and installation procedures.
Explanation & Installation of Wash basin, Water filter for drinking water, Kitchen Sink, etc.,
Fitting procedures for Hot water pipeline for geezers
AC waste water pipeline routing.
- External Plumbing Works
Types of Vents and installation methods.
Explanation about Water tank connection and Flush tank Connection methods
SWG Pipes fitting Procedures
Septic tank connection methods
Explanation of Water meter fitting
Introduction of chambers (Man Hole)
Prepare Chambers, Slope leveling
Types of Motors & fitting Procedures
- Repairing, Replacing and maintenance plumbing fixtures and fittings as per the skills learned.
- Plumbing Leakage & pressure Testing methods
- Understanding Drawings
Explaining Engineering Symbols (Legends)
Identifying of fittings & Fixtures by reading Plumbing drawings
Ability to locate the fixtures and fittings locations on site as per drawings.
- Estimation, Costing & Billing
Explain about Bill of materials (BOQ) and Estimation
Cost for Chipping
Cost for per feet
Cost per fitting
Cost per Fixture
- Communication, Coordination Skills at Work Place.
Ice-Breaker Session, WIIFM, Greetings, Introducing oneself to a client
Usage of - Please, Thank you and sorry
Work flow- understanding the communication flow
Working under a supervisor -Keeping supervisor informed about the work status.
Being Patient and Genuine
How to frame questions and how to brief supervisor and client (Team if involved)
Understanding instructions and adhering to the protocol to avoid confusion and wastage of resources.
Communicate any potential hazards and expected process disruptions-
Importance of seriousness involved
Handover completed task to supervisor- closing work flow
To understand and accept feedback from reporting supervisor
Report any anticipated reasons for delays
Paraphrase- client and supervisor
Team work and Resolving Conflicts
Time Management and Self-Management- Being Organized
Being Patient and Genuine
Life Cycle of Plumbing Activities
- Safety and Healthy environment
Safety while using tools
Safe Storage of tools to avoid accidents.
Safety while working underground and heights.
Wearing safety googles, helmets, shoes, ear plugs etc.,
House keeping by clearing the space from waste and scrap.