Sprinkler Fitter

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
American Fire Protection Group, Inc.
Industries
O*Net Code
47-2152.00
Rapids Code
0414S
Req. Hours
36750
State
DC
Created
Apr 29, 2021
Updated
Apr 29, 2021

Time-Based Skills

10 skill sets | 47 total skills | 36750 total hours
Plan reading and interpretation - 2250 req. hrs
Reading shop drawings
750 hrs
Symbols and abbreviations
750 hrs
Familiarization with National Fire Protection
750 hrs
Care of tools, materials, and equipment - 4650 req. hrs
Identifying materials, grades and types of pipe, fittings, valves, hose and equipment, and sprinkler heads
800 hrs
Use and operation of trade tools
800 hrs
Maintaining and servicing of tools and equipment
800 hrs
Preparation of tools, material and equipment - 7250 req. hrs
Selection of pipe, fittings, hangers and devices for rough and distribution and finish
650 hrs
Loading of required materials and equipment
650 hrs
Unloading of materials and equipment at job site using
650 hrs
Set-up and use of rigging, scaffolding and mechanical lifts and platforms
650 hrs
Pipe cutting, threading, reaming and welding - 13500 req. hrs
Use of hand cutters
1250 hrs
Use of dies and reamer
1250 hrs
Set-up and operation of power threading machine
1250 hrs
Operation of power drills
1250 hrs
Operation of torch and welder
1250 hrs
Installation of underground piping and accessories - 17400 req. hrs
Installation of cast iron pipe and fittings
650 hrs
Installation of plastic pipe and fittings
650 hrs
Installation of valves, post indicators and hydrants
650 hrs
Rodding and thrust block installation
650 hrs
Valve pit installation
650 hrs
Flushing and testing of underground piping
650 hrs
Wet pipe systems - 28600 req. hrs
Distribution of system
1600 hrs
Installation of feed main and cross main, grooved, screwed and welded
1600 hrs
Branch line installation on exposed systems
1600 hrs
Branch line installation for concealed piping with drop nipples
1600 hrs
Hanger types and installation
1600 hrs
Trimming of valves including Siamese connection installation
1600 hrs
Set-up and testing of system
1600 hrs
Dry pipe systems - 31600 req. hrs
Distribution of system
500 hrs
Installation of feed main and cross main, grooved, screwed and welded
500 hrs
Branch line installation on exposed systems
500 hrs
Hanger types and installation
500 hrs
Trimming of valves including Siamese connection installation
500 hrs
Set-up and testing of system
500 hrs
Standpipe systems - 33600 req. hrs
Distribution of system
500 hrs
Pipe installation
500 hrs
Installation of hose valves, nozzles and accessories
500 hrs
Testing procedures
500 hrs
Special hazard installation - 35350 req. hrs
Installation of deluge systems
350 hrs
Installation of preaction systems
350 hrs
Installation of gas suppression systems
350 hrs
Installation of CO2 systems
350 hrs
Installation of fire extinguishers
350 hrs
Installation of fire pumps and accessories - 36750 req. hrs
Setting of fire pumps and jockey pumps
350 hrs
Alignment of fire pump and driver
350 hrs
Trimming of fire pump, jockey pump and controllers
350 hrs
Start up and testing of fire pumps and equipment
350 hrs