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Sinclair College

CAT 1111 Mechanical Systems Blueprint Reading

Reading blueprints of commercial buildings, emphasizing plumbing, electrical, HVAC and fire protection systems. One half classroom, one and one half lab hours per week.

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Civil Engineering Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: DEV 0035 or MAT 0600 AND MAT 0100 OR MAT 1110 OR MAT 1130 OR MAT 1445 


  • Interpret the plumbing and electrical plans in a complete architectural package.
  • Identify mechanical and electrical symbols and abbreviations.
  • Describe the coordination requirements for HVAC and architectural drawings.
  • Identify the basic components of heating and cooling systems.

Credit Hours: 1

Classroom Hours: 0.5
Lab Hours: 1.5