PLUM 210   DWV and Water Distribution* (3 Hours)

Prerequisites or corequisites: PLUM 125.

This course introduces students to the layout and design of the drain, waste, and vent (DWV) along with how to size water distribution lines in residential homes. The students will gain practical application of using leveling instruments, shooting elevations, and grading pipes. Students will become familiar with the different types of piping utilized in water and distribution piping. This class will examine sewer treatment procedures and disposal systems; including sewers, septic tanks, calculating tank sizes, maintenance causes, and removal of sewer obstructions.