PVC Pipe in the Field
EL19 - PVC Pipe in the Field
Course Length: 2 Hours/0.2 CEUs*
Course Description: Information in this course is drawn from decades of PVC pipe knowledge and experiences from the field. You will get the tools needed to optimize performance and avoid costly mistakes. Major topics include pipe selection, storage, handling, installation, locating, tapping, thrust restraint, and appurtenances. In addition, independent evaluations of PVC pipe performance will be summarized to help you determine most appropriate uses for PVC pipe.
- Describe applications for PVC Pipe.
- Explain installation and maintenance methods.
- Apply lessons learned from a case study focusing on operational experience with PVC water main pipe.
CEUs *You may be awarded CEUs/PDHs for AWWA education programs by your licensing agency. AWWA grants Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for this course at a rate of 1 CEU for 10 contact hours. It is the individual's responsibility, before to registering for any continuing education credit program, to contact the appropriate licensing agency: 1. To confirm that the coursework is acceptable for continuing education credit toward the desired license; 2. To learn about requirements for certification.