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By improving water efficiency in buildings, plumbers play a particularly important role in the high-performance building process and help conserve a precious natural resource.

GPRO Plumbing (PL) teaches participants about the economic advantages of water-efficient technologies and practices. Participants leave with knowledge they can apply to any plumbing job the very next day. GPRO PL is ideal for a range of professionals in the plumbing industry including subcontractors, installers and technicians.

This 12-hour certificate course can be scheduled to meet the needs of your organization and includes the GPRO exam session.

WHAT STUDENTS LEARN

  • Key differences between green and conventional plumbing products and work practices
  • Improving water distribution systems
  • How to interpret Energy Guide and water use rating systems
  • Maintenance issues on common green fixtures, appliances, and systems
  • Retrofitting existing buildings with water-efficient technologies
  • The plumber’s role in the building commissioning process
  • Green bidding issues for plumbers

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

GPRO: Plumbing qualifies for 10 AIA and GBCI CE Credits.
See www.gpro.org/faqs for details.