Homewood, IL - American Technical Publishers' plumbing training
materials are a comprehensive overview of the tools, materials
and practices commonly used in the plumbing trade. The third
edition textbook titled Plumbing - Design and Installation is
designed to develop basic competenc
ies of plumbing apprentices and beginning learners.
Information in the textbook begins with an introduction of the
history of plumbing, plumbing codes, and organizations and
associations involved in the plumbing trade. Remaining chapters
cover plumbing system design of residential and commercial
structures, including sizing water supply and sanitary drainage
and vent piping systems. Facts, key points and tips throughout
the textbook provide information that enhances the text content.
The glossary provides definitions of plumbing terms introduced
in the textbook.
A PC-compatible CD-ROM is supplied as a self-study aid that
enhances the text content.
It includes Quick Quizzes(TM), an Illustrated Glossary, links
to manufacturer and association web sites, and related
plumbing material. The Illustrated Glossary provides a
helpful reference to key terms included in the text.
In addition, a comprehensive Workbook and an instructor's Resource
Guide are available to work with the new "Plumbing - Design and
Since 1898, American Technical Publishers (ATP) has been the
leader in quality training materials for career and technical
education and industrial and apprenticeship programs. ATP provides
textbooks, resource guides and training options for a variety of
topics, including: Boilers, building trades, culinary arts,
electrical trades, industrial, trade math, metal trades,
small engines and teacher education.
For more information, contact: American Technical Publishers, Inc.
1155 West 175th Street, Homewood, IL 60430; Phone: 800-323-3471
or 708-957-1100; Fax: 708-957-1101; e-mail:
email@example.com; or visit our website at www.go2atp.com.