New Mexico Industry-Related - Common Plumbing Problems (8 Hours)


8 Hour Course

Course ID: 2019-406

Approved By: Nm Regulation & Licensing Dept. Construction Industries Div., Mechanical Bureau

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This class provides eight hours of content on topics central to the plumbing trades. It includes a comprehensive module on all aspects of residential water heaters followed by an in-depth survey of some of the most often cited violations and thorny plumbing areas and how to address them. The final module provides two hours of OSHA Safety Training for Plumbers. The class is designed to fulfill the eight hours of course content on industry-related topics that, along with a mandatory 8-hours on code changes to the 2015 NMPC, fulfills the entire 16-hour continuing education requirement for license renewal.

  • New Mexico Industry-Related - Common Plumbing Problems
    • Module #1 Residential Water Heaters (3 Hours) [10 Activities]
      • 01. Module #1: Residential Water Heaters
      • 02. Code & Standards
      • 03. Pressure
      • 04. Water Heater Sizing
      • 05. Temperature Maintenance
      • 06. Thermal Shock and Scalding
      • 07. Hydronic Heating
      • 08. Green Water Heater Systems
      • 09. Nasty Microbes
      • 10. Best Practices
    • Module #2 What Could Go Wrong? Common Plumbing Problems (3 Hours) [5 Activities]
      • 01. Module #2: What Can Go Wrong? Common Problems in Plumbing; Ten Plumbing Problem Areas
      • 02. Traps and Vents
      • 03. Cross-Connection
      • 04. Corrosion
      • 05. Customer-Created Problems
    • Module #3 OSHA Safety Training for Plumbers (2 Hours) [5 Activities]
      • 01. Module #3: OSHA Safety Training for Plumbers Introduction
      • 02. Hazardous Substances & Environmental Risks
      • 03. Physical Strains
      • 04. Physical Hazards
      • 05. Safety Recommendations
  • Course Completion
    • Mandatory Questionnaire
    • Certificate of Completion

Instructor Bio

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Chris D'Amato is the instructor and industry expert for Plumbing Trade Courses. With over 25 years experience, he has held a Journeyman Plumbing license since 2001 performing all aspects of plumbing in new construction, light commercial, remodels and service. Chris manages his own multifaceted plumbing shop coordinating a wide range of services from Property Management accounts to plumbing whole subdivisions and providing services to large living facilities for the the State of Oregon. In his tenure at AYPO he has helped thousands of plumbing licensees keep up with their continuing education requirements.