AIBO Plumbing Track

January 8 plumbing programming has been approved for 8.00 State of Minnesota CEs (Other): Plumbing, Water Conditioning, Residential Contractors, Building Officials, Manufactured Home Installers

January 9 plumbing programming has been approved for 6.0 State of Minnesota CEs (Code) and 2.00 State of Minnesota CEs (Other): Plumbing, Water Conditioning. It has also been approved for 8.00 State of Minnesota CEs (Other): Residential Contractors, Building Officials, Manufactured Home Installers.

Each day of plumbing has been approved for 0.80 ICC CEUs

January 8

8 a.m.–4 p.m.

2018 Plumbing Code Drainage Systems

Scott Hamilton, International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO)

A plumbing system relies on the interconnected drain, waste, and vent systems (DWV) in order to operate efficiently and safely. This seminar provides a detailed review and discussion of the various drainage systems discussed in the code, including requirements for DWV, traps and interceptors, and roof drainage systems. In-depth demonstrations on how to properly size DWV systems will also take place with several opportunities to practice sizing those systems. Upon completion of this seminar, participants will be better able to locate and apply code provisions and Minnesota Plumbing Code Amendments to the model UPC. pertaining to drainage systems as well as being better able to identify the appropriate sizing requirements in the code as well as properly determine the correct pipe sizing for the systems they encounter in the field.

 

January 9

8:00.–11:45 a.m.

Emerging Technology Impacting the industry and Code enforcement

Scott Hamilton, International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO)

What science fiction-themed products might be in store for the future of plumbing and mechanical systems? Could these products be here now? What new water-conservation products might set the stage for destined mandatory requirements? This presentation highlights emerging technologies in the plumbing and mechanical field that could change the way we design and install systems of the future.

12:30–2:15 p.m.

Water Pipe Sizing

Scott Hamilton, International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO)

This seminar provides participants with how-to instruction on properly sizing water systems and their components. Participants will have the opportunity to practice what they learn in this hands-on experience. Upon leaving the seminar, participants will be better able to identify the appropriate sizing requirements in the code as well as properly determine the correct pipe sizing for the systems they encounter in the field.

2:30–4:00 p.m.

UPC Scald Awareness and Prevention

Scott Hamilton, International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO)

This presentation will discuss the reality of the scalding and thermal shock hazards, possible conditions in which they may occur and the steps necessary to avoid these hazards. This class is a must for anyone working with domestic hot water.