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Thursday, June 22, 2023 
8:30 am – 4:00 pm CDT (including a 60-min. break)


Presented by David Barron


Development and Enforcement of the Tennessee Plumbing Code 

  • Applicability of 2015 International Plumbing Code in Tennessee
  • Duties of code official
  • Obtaining approvals and permits
  • Participating in inspections and testing
  • Overview of new developments in the code 


Chapters 1-3:  

  • Scope and administration
  • Definitions
  • General regulations 


Chapters 4-6: 

  • Fixtures, faucets, and fittings
  • Water heaters  
  • Water supply and distribution 


Chapters 7-10: 

  • Sanitary drainage
  • Indirect/special waste
  • Vents
  • Traps, interceptors, and separators 


Chapters 11-15:
Water, Sanitary Drainage, 
Indirect Waste, Vents and Stacks 

  • Storm drainage
  • Special piping and storage systems
  • Non-potable systems
  • Irrigation systems  
  • Standards and appendices
  • Questions & answers 


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Certificates of completion can be downloaded in PDF form upon passing a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be sent to each qualifying attendee immediately after the webinar. The certificate can be downloaded from the Results page of the quiz upon scoring 80% or higher.

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Professional Engineers:
6.0 PDHs

6.0 HSW CE Hours


International Code Council:
.6 CEUs (Building)


Continuing Education Credit Information

This webinar is open to the public and is designed to qualify for 6.0 PDHs for professional engineers and 6.0 HSW continuing education hours for licensed architects in Tennessee. 

 The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved HalfMoon Education as a sponsor of continuing education (Sponsor No. J885). This course has been submitted for AIA CES approval and is currently pending. Only full participation is reportable to the AIA CES. 

 The International Code Council has approved this event for .6 CEUs in the specialty area of Building (Preferred Provider No. 1232). 

 Visit this course listing at for updates on pending credits. Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation (multiple attempts allowed). 

 On-Demand Credits 
The preceding credit information only applies to the live presentation. This course in an on-demand format may not be eligible for the same credits as the live presentation; please consult your licensing board(s) to ensure that a structured, asynchronous learning format is appropriate. The following pre-approvals may be available for the on-demand format upon request: 

 6.0 HSW LUs (AIA) 


David Barron

Lead Commercial Plumber in Nashville, Tennessee

Mr. Barron has worked in the plumbing industry for over 20 years and has extensive experience in operations, training, repairs, and maintenance. He has installed countless water service systems and repairs, water distribution systems and repairs, DWV systems and repairs, gas piping systems and repairs, and gas/electric/tankless water heater installations and repair. Mr. Barron has worked on thousands of plumbing maintenance (tune-ups) reports. His professional licenses and certificates include Tennessee Limited License Plumber, Electrical Certificate, Major Appliance Repair Certificate, Universal EPA License, Certified Residential Water Heater Technician, Rinnai Certified Tankless Trainer (Level 3), Certified Cross Connection Tester, GasTite Qualified Installer, and TracPipe Counterstrike Qualified Installer. While he has a love for plumbing, Mr. Barron also enjoys attending church, spending time in The Word, kayaking with his family and hiking the trails in Tennessee.

AIA Info

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES ( or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

Course Title: Complying with the Tennessee Plumbing Code

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This six-hour course provides an analysis of the Tennessee Plumbing Code and its enforcement, as well as an in-depth examination of chapters 1-15. The course will discuss the design requirements and provide compliance strategies.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to discuss the applicability of the 2015 International Plumbing Code in Tennessee, review the process for obtaining approvals and permits, and participate in inspections and testing.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with Tennessee Plumbing Code requirements for fixtures, faucets, fittings, water heaters, water supply, and distribution.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to adhere to the Tennessee Plumbing Code requirements for sanitary drainage, indirect/special waste, vents, traps, interceptors, and separators.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to analyze and discuss Tennessee Plumbing Code requirements for storm drainage, special piping, storage systems, non-potable systems and irrigation systems.

LUs: 6.0                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Familiarity with code compliance concepts

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 04/27/2026

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.

Streamable MP4/PDF Price: $329.00

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