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(PP-1) Limited Process Piping Contractor

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Exam Type


Exam Content

Subject Areas # of
General Knowledge and Definitions 4
Estimating and Plan Reading 7
Pipe Materials, Uses, and Properties 2
Piping Installation and Fitting 9
Hangers and Supports 4
Valves and Controls 3
Safety 11

Total number of test questions: 40
Time allowed (hours): 1.5
The state of Connecticut also requires that you take and pass a written Business Management exam for this trade.

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Books Allowed in the Exam

1. Code of Federal Regulations - 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA), GPO - OR - (OSHA) Selections by PSI, (latest amendments). Buy from PSI
2. Facility Piping Systems Handbook, 2nd Edition, 2001, Michael Frankel. Buy at Amazon
3. International Mechanical Code - OR - International Mechanical Code Commentary, 2009, 2012 or 2015 Editions, ICC Buy at Amazon
4. Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters, 8th Edition, 2012, Lee Smith. Buy at Amazon
5. ASME 13.1 - Scheme for the Identification of Piping Systems, 2007, ASME Buy at Amazon
6. ASME B31.3-2004: Process Piping, 2004, ASME Buy at Amazon
7. Handbook of Food Processing Equipment, 2002, Saravacos & Kostaropoulos, Plenum Publishers. Buy at Amazon
8. Modern Welding, 11th Edition, 2012, A.D. Althouse, C.H. Turnquist, W.A. Bowditch, K.E. Bowditch. Buy at Amazon
9. Process Pipe Drafting, 2004, Terence Shumaker Buy at Amazon
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