QF - Plumber.pdf

Plumber (CTS)

  • Job DescriptionPlumber assembles, installs and maintains sanitary fittings and fixtures, sewage and drainage systems, heating and sanitary systems, gas and water pipe lines etc. Responsible for installation, operation and repair of plumbing system used in housing, commercial and institutional setups, drills passage holes in walls or floor of premises and fixes necessary brackets, stands, holders etc., maintenance and servicing of pipes and sanitary fixtures.
  • CodeN/A
  • SectorPlumbing
  • NSQF LevelLevel 4
  • Notional Hours2080
  • Accrediting BodiesDirectorate General of Training (DGT)
  • Certifying BodiesDirectorate General of Training (DGT)
  • Proposed Occupation

    Plumber has a wide scope of Employability ranging from self-employment, contractual employment to Industrial jobs. On successful completion of this course, the candidates shall be gainfully employed in the industries for following occupations:

    • Plumber, General
    • Plumber, Operations
    • Plumber, General-Installation and Repair
    • Plumber, General Helper
    • Plumber, General Assistant
    • Plumber, Maintenance and Servicing Assistant
    • Plumber, Maintenance and Servicing
    • Pipe Layer/Plumber Pipeline
    • Pipe Fitter
    • Plumbers and Pipe Fitters, Other
    • Plumber (Welder)/Plumbing (Sanitary Fixtures) Fitter Assistant
    • Plumber (Welder) Assistant
    • Plumber (Pumps and E/M Mechanic)
  • International Comparability

    1.   At present the students who have passed 10th class with minimum 3 years’ experience in relevant field can appear for NCVT theory and practical semester examination directly.

    2.   The students who have passed SCVT examination in ‘Plumber’ trade can also appear for the NCVT Examination in the relevant semester and Trade directly.

  • Progression Pathway
    • Can take admission in diploma course in notified branches of Engineering by lateral entry.
    • Can join Apprenticeship programme in different types of industries leading to National Apprenticeship certificate (NAC).
    • Can join Crafts Instructor Training Scheme (CITS) in the trade for becoming instructor in ITIs.
  • Planned arrangements for RPL

    1.   At present the students who have passed 10th class with minimum 3 years’ experience in relevant field can appear for NCVT theory and practical semester examination directly.

    2.    The students who have passed SCVT examination in ‘Plumber’ trade can also appear for the NCVT Examination in the relevant semester and Trade directly.

  • Qualification File QF - Plumber.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Estimated size (Hours) Level
    Recognize & comply safe working practices, environment regulation and housekeeping. 40 3
    Plan and organize the work to make job as per specification applying different types of basic fitting operation and Check for dimensional accuracy. [Basic fitting operation – marking, Hacksawing, Chiseling, Filing, Drilling, Taping and Grinding etc. Accur 200 4
    Inner & Outer Thread cutting on Metal & Studs and thread cutting on different types of pipes & fittings accessories. 40 4
    Join wood with carpenter’s tools 80 4
    Cutting Pipes of Different Dia in different angle and Joining of pipes by gas welding, Soldering and Brazing. 120 4
    Make a Masonry brick wall and RCC casting. Brick wall cutting for concealing pipe line. 80 4
    Cutting and Bending of Pipes using Plumber’s tools and equipments. 120 4
    Join various type of PVC pipe by heat process or Welding. 40 4
    Make complete pipe line circuit with different types of Joints and fixing Cocks & valve on Pipe line. 40 4
    Cutting of Different Types of PVC Pipe, joining and laying. 40 4
    Perform Water analysis test, Water Pressure test and Water distribution system by using Pipe line. 40 4
    Aligning and laying of humed asbestos pipe line of different dia and fitting & maintenance of drainage pipe line. 80 4
    Installation and maintenance of Electric different pump. 120 4
    Join fittings for different purposes on PVC pipe line. 80 4
    Construction of inspection chamber, manhole, gutter, septic tank, socket etc. 40 4
    Testing for pipe line as per site drainage pipe line layout. 40 4
    Removal of leakage pipe line. 40 4
    Installation, fixing & maintenance of different valve & cock. 40 4
    Installation & maintenance of water metre and water supply for fixture. 120 4
    Method of bending for different materials & different pipe joint. 80 4
    Fitting and maintenance of Fixture at different place.. 80 4
    Fitting, fixing & laying installation of hot & cold water pipe line and symboling. 40 4
    Repairing & reconditioning of waste pipe line. 40 4
    Repairing & reconditioning, scraping & painting of sanitary fittings pipe line. 40 4
    Revision, Project work and Examination 400
    Total 2080