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PLT 222 - Mechanical CAD for Plumbers

Credits: 3
2 Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours

Prerequisites: PLT 221  

This course will improve the apprentices ability to develop, modify and interpret plumbing system design drawings, layouts and coordination of drawings from other trades. Students will use Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) software and techniques. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) methods will be discussed.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Layout basic system designs using CAD software.
  2. Apply the fundamental of CAD drafting in designs.
  3. Modify CAD drawings.
  4. Use menu commands to create and save simple drawings.
  5. Plot drawings.
  6. Print drawings.
  7. Discuss the implications of LEED methods.
Listed Topics
  1. CAD
  2. Modifying and saving
  3. Menu commands
  4. Printing and plotting
  5. Job corrections
  6. LEED
Reference Materials
Instructor-approved textbook.
Approved By: Murphy, Michael Date Approved: 1/28/2014
Last Reviewed: 10/25/2018

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