Course Content: Occupational Safety & Health, Fitter’s common hand tools, Method
of using drills, Description and uses of Carpenter’s hand tools, Description of different
types of locking and fastening devices, Gas welding, Masons hand tools, Description
of plumber tools and equipments. Description of drains man-holes, Laying out of
humed and asbestos pipes, Description of various joints, Description of Plumber’s
materials, Advantages of template, Method of dismantling, Advantages of template,
Method of bending pipes, Method of dismantling, Erecting rain water and drainage
pipe system, Domestic drainage system, Corrosion - causes and remedies.
Skills acquired: A trainee shall be able to pay out and install different types of pipes
for water supply and drainage, sanitary fittings like wash basin, shower, sink, water
closet, urinals and also carry out brazing, gas welding, carpentry and masonry work
related to plumbing. Repairing, cleaning and maintenance of valves, cocks and
plumbing fixtures. Installation of copper pipes for water, oil and gas. Installation,
repairing and maintenance of pumps. Design and construction of chamber and septic
tank. Estimation of materials requirement and its cost of plumbing.
Options for employment are: Can work as a Plumber in Government
departments/PWD, Star hotels, Industries, etc.; and can also get employment as a
Pump Operator, Plumbing Supervisor and Pipe Fitter in Ship industries and oil
Options for self-employment are: Plumbing contract for domestic and industries;
Establish Hardware shop; Maintenance contracts of domestic lines and industrial lines.