Live Virtual Apprentice Instruction Program
Schedule Level 2

VIP Live Training Schedule
Level 2

These dates are subject to change. Any changes will be communicated before the start date.

LessonSubjectsPerformance TasksRelated
Module#
1Hangers, Supports, and Restraints:
• Pipe hanger assemblies
Hangers, Supports, and Restraints:
• Install a hanger on a wood joist
• Install a post-installed anchor
• Cut a hanger rod to a specified length
18201
2Hangers, Supports, and Restraints:
• Seismic bracing
• Firestopping assemblies
Hangers, Supports, and Restraints:
• Make up and install seismic brace.
18201
3General Purpose Valves
• Indicating control valves
• Trim valves
General Purpose Valves
• Install a gate valve.
• Install a supervisory (tamper) switch.
• Install a butterfly valve
18202
4General Purpose Valves
• Supply system valves
• Pressure control and air venting valves
General Purpose Valves
No tasks for this section.
18202
5Math for Sprinkler Fitters
• Use basic math operations to solve problems.
• Demonstrate practical calculation related to sprinkler systems.
Math for Sprinkler Fitters
No tasks for this section.
18203
6Math for Sprinkler Fitters
• Practice using math.
Math for Sprinkler Fitters
No tasks for this section.
18203
Supervisor Performance Task Log Due - Lessons 1-6
7Shop Drawings
• Drawings used in sprinkler system installation.

Shop Drawings
No tasks for this section
18204
8Shop Drawings
• Common symbols used in sprinkler system shop drawings
• Building Information Modeling (BIM)
Shop Drawings
• Use an instructor-supplied shop drawing to identify various types of information, including the sprinkler legend, title block, north arrow, sprinkler type and temperature, and pipe size.
18204
9Shop Drawings
• Practice /recap/creative development
Shop Drawings
No tasks for this section.
18204
10Standard Spray Sprinklers
• Standard spray sprinkler characteristics
• Types of occupancies
• Types of construction
Standard Spray Sprinklers
No tasks for this section.
18205
11Standard Spray Sprinklers
• Sprinkler spacing requirements
Standard Spray Sprinklers
• Given an instructor-supplied obstruction scenario, space a standard coverage spray sprinkler to avoid obstruction.
• Determine the maximum sprinkler spacing based on different types of construction.
18205
Supervisor Performance Task Log Due - Lessons 7-11
12Wet Pipe Sprinkler Systems
• Wet pipe sprinkler system control valves
Wet Pipe Sprinkler Systems
No tasks for this section.
18206
13Wet Pipe Sprinkler Systems
• Types of switches
Wet Pipe Sprinkler Systems
No tasks for this section.
18206
14Wet Pipe Sprinkler Systems
• Hydrostatic testing and system troubleshooting
Wet Pipe Sprinkler Systems
No tasks for this section.
18206
15Wet Pipe Sprinkler Systems
• Summary/comprehension of wet systems.
Wet Pipe Sprinkler Systems
No tasks for this section.
18206
16Dry Pipe Sprinkler Systems
• Dry pipe sprinkler system valves

Dry Pipe Sprinkler Systems
No tasks for this section.
18207
17Dry Pipe Sprinkler Systems
• Pitching piping and installing drains
• Air sources and air maintenance devices
Dry Pipe Sprinkler Systems
No tasks for this section.
18207
18Dry Pipe Sprinkler Systems
• Testing and troubleshooting dry pipe sprinkler systems

Dry Pipe Sprinkler Systems
• Complete a Contractor’s Material and Test certificate for Aboveground Piping for a dry pipe sprinkler system.
18207
19Dry Pipe Sprinkler Systems
• Summary/comprehension of dry systems

Dry Pipe Sprinkler Systems
No tasks for this section.
18207
20Course Review
• Test the knowledge gained throughout this course.
Course Review
No tasks for this section.
ALL
Supervisor Performance Task Log Due - Lessons 12-20
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