RedVector RV-11057

2015 International Plumbing, Mechanical, and Fuel Gas Code: Significant Changes

2015 International Plumbing, Mechanical, and Fuel Gas Code: Significant Changes

1 hr. Online Course

Level: Fundamental

Item#: RV-11057

SME: Fred Grable, P.E

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Understanding and following plumbing, mechanical, and fuel gas code requirements can significantly reduce hazards to property and people. This interactive online course teaches you about important changes to the plumbing, mechanical, and fuel gas codes. This course is designed to assist code users in identifying the specific code changes that have occurred and, more important, in understanding the reasons behind the changes.
 
Developed in partnership with the International Code Council.
 
Course Objectives
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • List alternatives to onsite nonpotable water
  • Name the conservation standards to which water closets must conform
  • Describe why gasketed doors are prohibited on factory-built fireplaces to project the health, safety, and welfare of the public
  • Identify the code that regulates bonding connections to a corrugated stainless steel tubing (CSST) gas piping system
  • Identify the correct standard to which polyethylene plastic pipe, tubing and fittings shall conform in order to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the community
 
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT: Fred Grable, P.E
Fred  Grable, P.E Photo
Fred Grable, ICC Senior Staff Engineer and former master plumber, brings extensive experience as both a plumbing contractor and engineer. He has nearly two decades of experience as an engineer for an industrial pressure piping manufacturer and in wastewater treatment equipment field services. He also founded his own plumbing company and managed new construction, remodeling, and repair of residential and commercial plumbing and gas systems. Fred is a registered professional engineer in two states. He has worked for ICC for over seven years in the Codes and Standards Department and is the Secretariat for the International Plumbing Code (IPC) and the plumbing portion of the International Residential Code (IRC), the International Swimming Pool and Spa Code (ISPSC) and Chapter 7 of the International Green Construction Code (IgCC).
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Course Reviews (8)
I love the course, the explanations are totally clear and understanding
By (Professional Organization) on Jan, 26, 2021
I love the course, the explanations are totally clear and understanding. the only I would request to granted this course for 3 hours minimum because it takes more than that. at least 3 hours
Excellent
By (Engineer) on Feb, 14, 2021
Excellent. Useful information on difficult topic presented very well.
very informative
By on May, 17, 2021
very informative
Very thorough and well executed
By (Engineer) on Sep, 22, 2021
Very thorough and well executed.
great course!!
By on Apr, 28, 2021
great course!!
Ver clear and easy to follow
By (Building Inspector, Contractor / Trades) on Aug, 26, 2021
Ver clear and easy to follow.
no commetns
By (Engineer) on Mar, 28, 2021
no commetns
When using the Google Chrome operating system, using any in-course link to a reference (such as the PE gas piping marks) kicked me out of the lesson
By on Mar, 19, 2021
When using the Google Chrome operating system, using any in-course link to a reference (such as the PE gas piping marks) kicked me out of the lesson.