Virginia 4 Hour Dual Plumber & Gas Fitter CE Package


This 4 hour package fulfills 3 hours of Code Updates for Plumbers and 1 hour Continuing Education for Gas Fitters

  • 3 Hour 2015 CE Update VA Plumber
  • 1 Hour 2015 International Fuel and Gas Code: Chimneys, Vents and Specific Appliances
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Package Contents

  • 3 Hour 2015 CE Update VA Plumber
  • 1 Hour 2015 International Fuel and Gas Code: Chimneys, Vents and Specific Appliances



2015 CE Update VA Plumber 3HR


Course Description

This training program has been designed to provide Virginia plumbers with 3 hours of required continuing education. The course includes a review of Sanitary Drainage, Venting, and then expands on those chapters with a hands-on isometric drawing demonstration that walks you through the basic process of laying out an isometric drawing.


This disclaimer is to notify all Virginia tradesmen attendees that currently the VA Board for Contractors has not adopted the 2017 NEC Code Update / 2015 HVA/GFC and PLB codes for continuing education requirements. However, while the Board for Contractors is recognizing 2011 and 2014 NEC and 2012 PLB, HVA and GFC codes this course <<“COURSE NAME”>> has been approved and will be accepted as part of the education requirement for license renewal.

Sanitary Drainage (30 minutes)

  • Drainage
  • Cleanouts
  • Fixture Units

Vents (85 minutes)

  • Materials
  • Vent Extensions, Connections and Grades
  • Pipe Sizing, Developed Length
  • Stack Offsets, Branches
  • Fixture Vents
  • Wet Vents
  • Stack Vents
  • Circuit Vents
  • Admittance Valves

Isometric Drawing (35 minutes)

  • Figure 1 Back-to-Back Bathroom Groups
  • Figure 2 Multi-floor Waste Stack
  • Figure 3 Water heater, Ice Machine
  • Figure 4 Storm Drains
  • Figure 5 Circuit Venting
  • Figure 6 Circuit Venting and Common Vents
  • Figure 7 Wet Vented Bathroom Groups
  • Figure 8 Combination Waste/Vents


International Fuel and Gas Code

Course Description

The International Fuel Gas Code® (IFGC®) establishes minimum requirements for plumbing systems using prescriptive and performance-related provisions. It is founded on broad-based principles that make possible the use of new materials and new plumbing designs. This course will review the basic provisions for chimneys, vents and specific appliances. Participants will gain an understanding of how these requirements apply to design, plan review and inspection

Chimneys and Vents

  • Vents
  • Venting of Appliances
  • Sizing of Category 1 Appliance Venting Systems

Specific Appliances

  • Forced-Air Warm-Air Furnaces
  • Gas-Fired Toilets
  • Boilers
  • Chimney Damper Opening Area

Course instructors will be available by email or telephone between 8am and 6pm Eastern Standard Time. They will assist you with questions regarding course content.

If you have any questions, please call us at 1-800-727-7104 or send an email to Email responses will usually be returned promptly, but guaranteed within one business day.

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