Course Description

The goal of this course is to equip you with knowledge and skills to inspect supply plumbing systems as a professional home inspector.

This course focuses on the following concepts:

  • Exterior components of a residential plumbing
  • Supply piping, water heaters, waste piping, and plumbing fixtures
  • Detecting how systems work and common failures
  • Public and private services

Learner Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Examine on the major four exterior components of a residential plumbing system.
  • Define supply pumping, water heaters, drain, waste and vent components, plumbing fixtures and faucets.
  • Understand the basic principles of water physics.
  • Inspect and report on residential plumbing systems as a professional home inspector.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
Home Inspection - Plumbing
Online Asynchronous
Jul 03, 2023 to Oct 22, 2023
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $509.00
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 27, 2022 to Jul 30, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 27, 2022 to Jul 30, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Jul 31, 2023 to Sep 18, 2023
Required Software
System Requirements For online learning success, your computer must meet the following system requirements: Desktop, laptop or tablet with Microsoft Windows, Apple iOS or Android operating system. High speed internet access. Webcam, microphone and speakers. Internet browser – Safari, Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Edge
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Print version of online materials can be purchased at an additional cost of $50 plus tax and shipping through Carson Dunlop.
Section Notes

There are no prerequisites for this course.

One optional extension available for purchase. This gives you additional time equal to half the original course duration during which you will have continued access to course materials.
To purchase an extension contact conedadvising@sait.ca at least two (2) business days prior to the end date of your course.

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