INSTITUTE OF VOCATIONAL SKILLS

Plumbing means a system for transporting liquids in a wide range of applications. Plumbing uses pipes,  valves, plumbing fixtures, tanks, and other devices to transport liquids.

 
 
Courses:
Basic Plumbing Course,
Advanced Plumbing Course,
Solar Geyser Installation Course,
National Plumbing Course,
Plumbing Exam Preparation Course,
Plumbing Course offered by Gautech, College of Practical Training. Our program is designed to equip a person with the required skills in a short period of time in a workshop environment.
Plumbing
You will be able to describe and understand the basic principles of plumbing, interpret and describe the basic elements of a plumbing drawing, and identify and describe the use of plumbing tools, components, and supplies.
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Pipe fitting course costs R9500 for 4 weeks. Requires a copy of id/passport, 2 id/passport photos, blanket, and clothes. Money for food, PPE. A pipe fitter certificate is awarded.
 
What subjects are needed to study plumbing?
Required School Subjects
There are no compulsory subjects needed to study Plumbing; however, it is recommended that you take the following: English. Pure Mathematics OR Mathematical Literacy. Life Orientation.
How many parts are in the plumbing?
A plumbing system consists of three parts: an adequate potable water supply system; a safe, adequate drainage system; and ample fixtures and equipment.
What safety equipment do plumbers use?
PPE considerations for plumbers should include boots, gloves, and wraparound eye protection as a minimum, along with ear protection when using power Or Hand tools
 
You will be required to undertake your training as a plumber for a minimum of 4 Weeks, during which about a third of your time 30% will be spent on theory at the training institute, and two-thirds 70% will be practical work done on the job or with your employer.
There are five main types of plumbing pipe materials that are still in use today: 
Copper, galvanized steel, polyvinyl chloride (PVC), acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS), and cross-linked polyethylene (PEX
Our plumbing consists of Onsite Praticals
 

PLUMBING  COST & PRICES

How much are Plumbers paid in South Africa?

The majority of Plumbers and pipe fitters earn a salary between R4 767 and R20 821 per month. A monthly wage for entry-level Plumbers and pipe fitters ranges from R4 767 to R11 758. After gaining 5 years of work experience, their income will be between R5900 and R14 900 per month.

Our plumbing courses cover the accepted standards on basic plumbing and theoretical introductions to plumbing. Covering sanitary ware, cold water systems. 

What are the 4 components of a plumbing system?

Which five tools are most common to plumbing?
FIVE ESSENTIAL PLUMBING TOOLS EVERY HOUSEHOLD SHOULD HAVE
  • Toilet Auger. The toilet auger is one of the most commonly used items in the plumber’s tool kit. …
  • Flange Plunger. …
  • Plumber’s Snake Or Sink Auger. …
  • Faucet Valve Set Wrench. …
  • Adjustable Pipe Wrench. …
  • Contact Horizon Services.
  • What are 5 examples of plumbing?
     
    Plumbing fixtures are seen by and designed for the end users. Some examples of fixtures include water closets (also known as toilets), urinals, bidets, showers, bathtubs, utility and kitchen sinks, drinking fountains, ice makers, humidifiers, air washers, fountains, and eye wash station.
     
    What size pipe is used in plumbing?
     
    Pipe size for drains: Most modern drains have a 1-½ inch outlet. Larger drain lines will 3 or 4 inch size pipe for water supply lines: The pipeline from the street to your home is either ¾ inch or 1 inch in diameter. Pipe size for vent stacks: Vent pipes are never less than 1-¼ inches in diameter.
Accommodation is free. Our facility is well equipped and there is WiFi
  • Introduction to Plumbing (Free Online Course With Certificate Available)  Free Online Learning. …
  • Introduction to Plumbing Pipes and Fixtures (Free Online Course With Certificate) Free Online Learning. …
  • Course in Comprehensive Plumbing Program. Gautech Trade School and Business.
  • PLUMBING AND HEATING. …
  • Plumbing Technology.
  • This Plumbing includes the job-site handling, trench excavation, backfill selection, and placement as well as several other product installation specifications.
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  • Does plumbing need matric?
     
    There are no formal education requirements to become a plumber in South Africa, you will need industry-recognized training (Construction Education Training Authority approved) and you will need to pass your trade test to become a qualified plumber and be allowed to register with the Plumbing Industry Registration Board.
    What are 5 examples of plumbing?
     
     
     
    Plumbing fixtures are seen by and designed for the end users. Some examples of fixtures include water closets (also known as toilets), urinals, bidets, showers, bathtubs, utility and kitchen sinks, drinking fountains, ice makers, humidifiers, air washers, fountains, and eye wash stations

STORM WATER PLUMBING TRAINING

Plumbing is a skill that is always in high demand, not just for blocked pipes or burst geysers, but also for constructing new buildings

What are plumbers called?
Plumbers have many nicknames. Pipey is a word you hear a lot. Mario is sometimes at the mercy of other industries. Super Mario if you’re good with a wrench. And I don’t know if the word leaky is meant affectionately either.

What is the minimum fall for a sewer pipe in South Africa?
Pipe gradients should be sufficient so that the velocity of the waste ensures adequate self-cleansing. A 110mm drain taking the discharge from a single stack, should be laid at a 1:40 (25mm per meter) fall. A drain taking the discharge from more than one stack can be laid at 1:80 (12.5mm per meter).
 
What are the main components of a plumbing system?
Each plumbing system has three major components: pipes and fittings, drainage, and fixtures. Knowing how the plumbing system works in your home helps you find the best and safest plumbing pipe and helps you minimize plumbing emergencies.
Which five tools are most common in plumbing?
 
FIVE ESSENTIAL PLUMBING TOOLS EVERY HOUSEHOLD SHOULD HAVE
  • Toilet Auger. The toilet auger is one of the most commonly used items in the plumber’s tool kit. …
  • Flange Plunger. …
  • Plumber’s Snake Or Sink Auger. …
  • Faucet Valve Set Wrench. …
  • Adjustable Pipe Wrench. …
  • Contact Horizon.
 

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