New Mexico 2012 UPC Code Review (Chapters 10-17)


4 Hour Course

Course ID: 2017-338

Approved By: New Mexico Construction Industries Board

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In this 4-hour course offering, we’ll continue with our UPC review of Chapters 10-17. This course will satisfy part of the CE requirement for New Mexico plumbers.

In this review, we’ll hit the most important and significant changes to the UPC as it applies to New Mexico plumbers. In Chapters 10 through 17, we’ll discuss the new regulations for traps and interceptors, including design and location. We’ll address storm drainage requirements for vertical conductors and leaders, and installing and testing fuel gas piping accurately.

We’ll also talk about working in specialty systems, such as health care facilities that require medical gas and vacuum piping systems. Firestop protection will also be addressed, and we’ll spend some time talking about alternate sources of water for non potable applications, including gray water systems. Chapter 17 will cover a specific types of alternate water source, the rainwater catchment system for non potable purposes.

  • Changes to the 2012 UPC
    • Chapter 10 & 11 [1 Activities]
      • 01. Chapters 10 & 11
    • Chapters 12 & 13 [7 Activities]
      • 01. Chapter 12: Gas Fuel Piping
      • 02. Maximum Gas Demand
      • 03. Overpressure Protection
      • 04. Connections
      • 05. Test Pressure
      • 06. Chapter 13: Health Care Facilities
      • 07. Appendix F
    • Chapters 16,17 & Conclusion [8 Activities]
      • 01. Reasons for the New Chapters & Appendices
      • 02. Chapter 16: Alternative Sources
      • 03. Gray Water Systems
      • 04. Reclaimed (Recycled) Water Systems
      • 05. Chapter 17 Nonpotable Rainwater
      • 06. Appendix K
      • 07. Appendix L
      • 08. Solar Water Heating Systems
  • Course Completion
    • Mandatory Questionnaire
    • Certificate of Completion

Instructor Bio

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Mike Hail is a Subject Matter Expert in the plumbing trade. He has over 30 years experience in numerous aspects of plumbing, that includes residential plumbing in all phases, from new construction, to remodel and repair. He also has extensive commercial and industrial experience and a background in healthcare setting as well. Mike has certification in various industry leading products and in the installation of CPVC, Polyethylene, and corrugated stainless steel tubing gas system.