Vacuum Plumbing Drainage Systems for Buildings: Healthcare, Commercial & Industrial

This course will help you learn more about the benefits of vacuum plumbing systems in healthcare, commercial and industrial environments including contributions to sustainability and occupant health.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Explain how vacuum plumbing systems work (key components for an efficient operation).
  2. Compare and contrast vacuum plumbing vs. gravity plumbing (sustainability, health and safety, cost, design and construction flexibility).
  3. Discuss the environmental benefits of vacuum plumbing.
  4. Explain application for vacuum plumbing as related to LEED certification.
  5. Discuss infection prevention with vacuum plumbing.
Design Category: 
(22) Plumbing
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Delivery Format: 
Narrated Video
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Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion