Plumbing: Practical Applications BLDG 9253

Our Plumbing: Practical Applications course provides hands-on experience in joining pipes and pipe fittings. Learn about the various piping and fitting types and how they are used in typical plumbing systems for single-family dwellings. Practice measuring, cutting and joining plumbing pipe and fittings and using branch fittings for plumbing stacks, wastes and vents. Get the skills you need to work with a variety of materials (such as plastic drains, water pipe and copper pipe) as well as thread pipe and set plumbing fixtures.


Course Essentials:

You must have and wear your own CSA-approved safety footwear and protective eyewear while in shop areas.


You must have completed our BLDG 9254 Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters course. (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)

Hours and Fees





Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course; however, check back in case we develop additional schedules this fall and winter. If you would like to receive an email notification reminder when our spring term (May to August 2022) is released, complete our notification sign-up form.

Contact Information


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Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.