Plumbing and Gasfitting: Home

Resources for those undertaking plumbing and gasfitting courses at Ara

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Welcome

Welcome to the Plumbing and gasfitting subject guide.  A selection of resources have been hand selected for you to use to aid you with your studies.  If you have any questions at all please contact the library.

How Health and Safety Works in the Plumbing Business

Guy finds his house plumbed with beer - full length version

Useful Library subject locations

Subject heading Subject location
Building Construction TH1-9745
Details in building construction i.e. walls, roofs TH2025-3000
Plumbing and gasfitting TH6101-6887
Heating, ventilation, Air conditioning TH7005-7669

A more detailed guide to Construction classification from the Library of Congress

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