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Credit Diploma

  Course Title Credits
  IST 1520 Introduction to Industrial Safety 3
  IST1560 Trade Skills Fundamentals 3
  IST1710 DC Electricity 2
  IST1711 DC Electrical Circuits 1
  IST1712 AC Electricity 2
  IST1713 AC Electrical Circuits 1
  IST1660 Mechanical Drives 2
  IST1661 Mechanical Drive Assemblies 1
  HMDV1510 Success in the Workplace: Soft Skills 3
      Semester Credits 18
  Course Title Credits
  FMT1700 Introduction to Plumbing 3
  FMT1710 Plumbing Pipefitting 3
  FMT1720 Plumbing Piping, Water 3
  FMT1730 Plumbing Installation 3
  HVAC1600 Mechanical Piping Systems 3
  CMGT1520 Introduction to Blueprint Reading and Building Codes 3
      Semester Credits 18


Total Credits: 36

Learning Competencies

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Assemble pipe sections, tubing, or fittings, using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement, plastic solvent, caulking, or soldering, brazing, or welding equipment in accordance with national standards.
  2. Demonstrate installation of pipe assemblies, fittings, valves, appliances such as dishwashers or water heaters, or fixtures such as sinks or toilets, using hand or power tools.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of blueprints and drawings.
  4. Detect and locate leaks in plumbing by filling pipes or plumbing fixtures with water or air and observe pressure gauges.
  5. Document and keep accurate and detailed records of work assignments.