Basic Plumbing *AM

Basic Plumbing *AM

When:
September 18, 2017 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
2017-09-18T08:30:00-07:00
2017-09-18T12:00:00-07:00
Where:
The Community Hall at The Towers of Kuhio Park
1475 Linapuni St
Honolulu, HI 96819
USA

Make sure everyone on your team receives up-to-the-minute HD Supply training!

This program offers TWO sessions. You can register yourself and your staff for an AM or PM session only, or both at a discounted rate!

AM Session
This three-hour class covers the problems associated with the most common service requests on site – PLUMBING! It is designed to be an overview of Basic Plumbing and how it works. The plumbing system will be discussed starting from the water meter, following the supply line into the building, and on to where the water comes out of the fixture and down through the drain. We will also go over the installation of plumbing fixtures, along with drain cleaning, safety, and problem diagnosis of toilets.

Topics covered in this class:
• Correct water pressure
• The parts and operation of a water heater
• Replacement or repair of a vanity or kitchen sink
• Replace or repair of a faucet
• Use of common plumbing tools
• Servicing, parts, and troubleshooting for toilets
• Proper techniques for servicing, cleaning and resetting a disposal
• Health concerns while making plumbing repairs
• Chemicals and their use in plumbing
• Personal Protective Equipment

PM Session
This three-hour class is designed to be an overview of Electricity and how it works. We will trace the path of the electricity from the house meter through the entire structure.

Topics covered include: 
• Safety
• National Electrical Code awareness
• OSHA awareness
• Electrical panel service
• Common electrical device installation
• Electrical trouble shooting

At the completion of this class students will be able to:
Define common terms used when describing Electricity
Identify common uses of National Electrical code
Discuss and describe safe working techniques
Describe common tests with a multimeter (Voltage, Amperage and Ohms)
Explain the differences between AC versus DC power
Describe the need for a circuit
Troubleshoot lighting and controls
Describe the proper installation of common residential electrical devices

About the Speaker: Brian Collins is no stranger to maintenance having spent the majority of his 20 year Multi-family career in Clearwater Florida. Working his way up quickly from Maintenance Technician to Maintenance Supervisor in his first 2 years and specializing in Affordable Housing, Brian excelled in Maintenance Operations and Repair and was instrumental in turning around a 2 phase declining community which resulted in numerous accolades and awards.

Brian is adept in Appliance, Electrical & Plumbing Repair and holds Certifications: HVAC Section 608 Proctor and Certified Pool Operator Instructor. Brian is excited to share his experience as Lead Training Specialist for HD Supply.

You can register numerous people through this invitation. Click ‘Add a Guest’ on the Registration screen. You may pay with a check or with a credit card once you have completed this form.
Please share the parking information with your registrants.

Continental breakfast & afternoon snacks will be provided. Lunch is on your own.

Thank you to Better Tomorrows for hosting this class. Parking is free at the facility and details will be sent to all registrants.

Click here for complete details and online registration.