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Master the Code, Study To Pass Your 2018 ICC P1 Residential Plumbing Inspector exam.

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Refresh your IRC code knowledge and successfully pass your 2018 ICC P1 Residential Plumbing Inspector Exam without leaving the comfort of your home or office. Our comprehensive interactive Plumbing Inspector exam preparation program is your best, most affordable path to guarantee ICC P1 certification!

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How To Use Our Online Exam Center

STUDY our “Navigating the 2018 IRC: A Code Primer – For ICC P1 Residential Plumbing Inspectors”. This eManual familiarizes you with the code’s structure and function within chapters 1-2 and 24-33 of the 2018 IRC “ICC International Residential Code for One and Two-Family Dwellings.”

PRACTICE utilizing our “Online Exam Center,” providing over 900 practice questions. Study-specific questions and answers and take timed simulated practice exams.

The course includes

  • eManual(Navigating the 2018 IRC. A Code Primer – For the ICC P1 Residential Plumbing Inspector exam)
  • Printable Worksheets (Companion to eManual)
  • Online Study Center (Practice looking up answers in your codebook, Take full-length simulated exams).

eMANUAL – NAVIGATING THE 2018 IRC: A Code Primer – For ICC P1 Residential Plumbing Inspectors:

Our “NAVIGATING THE 2018 IRC” eManual helps students review the (IRC) International Residential Code. The eManual focuses specifically on the relationship of the IRC to the P1 Certification Exam. When you master the code, you master the Exam!

This eManual is the starting point for the TLC Certification Training Program. Designed specifically for the ICC P1 Residential Plumbing Inspector exam. It will familiarize you with the use, layout, and content of chapters 1-2 and 24-33 of the 2018 IRC. The eManual also provides a comprehensive review of study questions similar to those found on the ICC P1 Exam.

eManual includes

  • The purpose and layout of the code
  • How to navigate the IRC
  • Code reference exercises, speed drills
  • Exam Breakdown
  • Using the Table of Contents
  • Breaking down questions by subject (Chapters 1-2 and 24-33)
    • Keyword Identification, how to Identify the subject of a question for easy reference.
    • How to search for a code article by referencing the INDEX
    • Code reference example questions with in-depth solutions.

You are allowed by ICC to use the 2018 IRC codebook when taking your P1 Exam!


Online Exam Center – STUDY QUESTIONS & PRACTICE EXAMS

Access eManuals, Study Questions, and Simulated Exams From Any Device With Internet Access!

Our online practice questions provide you with a framework to practice utilizing chapters 1-2 and 24-33 of your 2018 IRC Codebook. This process of constantly utilizing your codebook to answer test questions builds up your speed and code knowledge. Our course provides you with the required skill set to easily pass your P1 Plumbing inspector exam.

Four modes of Practice!

  • Chapter Study Mode: Covers over 900 ICC P1 exam practice questions & answers. (Organized as Question – Answer – Code Location)
  • Flashcard Mode: Online Virtual Flashcards provide randomized access to our entire question set and are an ideal setting to practice answering exam questions. (Organized as Question – Answer – Code Location)
  • Chapter Tests: Provide real-time feedback on each chapter of our study materials, enabling you to concentrate on chapters that need improvement.
  • Simulated Final Exams: Simulates the taking of your ICC P1 Plumbing inspector exam.
    • Full length (Exact  number of questions as on P1 Exam)
    • Timed (Exact amount of time as actual ICC P1 exam)
    • Randomized (Questions are randomized, all exams are unique)
    • Properly Balanced (Balanced according to the ICC Exam schedule guaranteeing a realistic P1 exam simulation)

Take as many simulated final exams as you want! (These exams help you to gain the knowledge, speed, and confidence needed to pass your ICC P1 exam effortlessly)


One-year online access: Full access membership to our online study center. Experience the convenience of learning at home or in the office, saving valuable travel time to an in-person course.


THIS PROGRAM REQUIRES YOU TO HAVE A COPY OF THE 2018 (IRC). IF YOU DO NOT OWN A COPY OF THIS CODEBOOK, PURCHASE ONE IMMEDIATELY.

Learn what’s in the ICC 2018 P1 Exam!

Knowing what to expect is half the battle; proper preparation takes care of the rest. Our ICC P1 code foundation education method helps you master the 2018 IRC, ensuring you are in the best possible position for success.

How many questions are there in the actual 2018 ICC P1 Exam?

Answer: There are 60 code questions sourced from Chapters 1-2 & 24-33 of the 2018 IRC.


How much time are you allowed to complete the P1 exam?

Answer: You have no more than two hours (Average two minutes per question) to complete the P1 exam.


What am I allowed as reference materials when taking my P1 Exam?

Answer: You are allowed the 2018 IRC. Exam questions will only come from this codebook.


What percentage of questions do I need to get right to pass the P1 exam?

Answer: You must get 45 or more questions correct  (75%) to pass the P1 exam.


What type of questions will I be asked on my 2018 P1 exam?

Answer: The ICC P1 exam is a multiple-choice exam. Each question has four potential answers, with one answer being the most accurate or correct solution to the question. Specific question makeup is as follows.

  • General Requirements (13%)
    • Permits 1%
    • Piping System Protection 3%
    • Piping System Installation 3%
    • Building Component Damage 3%
    • Testing 3%
  • Fixtures (8%)
    • Locations and Required Fixtures 2%
    • Materials and Fixture Approvals 1%
    • Installation of Fixtures, including clearances, access, and sealing. 2%
    • Inspect for maximum and minimum flow rates and temperature control valves. 2%
    • Inspect for proper installation of faucets, fixture fittings, and accessories. 1%
  • Water Heaters (12%)
    • Use and Installation of Materials and Appliances 2%
    • Service and Distribution and Piping 3%
    • Valving, Discharge Piping, and Thermal Expansion 4%
    • Fuel Gas Piping, Combustion Air, and Venting 3%
  • Water Supply and Distribution (22%)
    • Materials Joints and Connections 3%
    • Service and Distribution Piping 5%
    • Potable Water Supply and Protection contamination. 7%
    • Nonpotable Water Supply and Protection 2%
    • Pressure and Volume 3%
    • Potable Water and Water Treatment 2%
  • Sanitary Drainage (23%)
    • Materials, Fittings, Joints, and Connections 4%
    • Building Drains, Sewers, Branches, and Stacks 8%
    • Backwater Valves, Sumps, Ejectors, and Cleanouts 3%
    • Traps 5%
    • Indirect Waste Systems 3%
  • Vents (22%)
    • Materials, Joints, Connections, and Grades 5%
    • Sizing 6%
    • Requirements, Methods, and Installation 11%

Schedule your ICC P1 Exam at home, ONLINE, 24/7.

Take your exam at home via PRONTO (Proctored Remote Online Testing)
Print your P1 inspector certificate immediately upon passing the exam!

PRONTO requirements/recommendations for scheduling the P1 exam.

ICC PRONTO provides an at-home method for taking your ICC exams 24/7.
CLICK HERE – For more information or to log into the ICC – PRONTO portal.

TEST-TAKING – Room: Where you take your final ICC exam.

  • Requirement: Only one person is allowed in the room. If someone else enters while you are testing, you are automatically ejected from your exam.
  • Recommendations: The room should be in a quiet place with a door that can be shut. Again, make sure you are alone, comfortable, and fully prepared to remain in full view of the webcam for the duration of your exam.

Bathroom Breaks: You may take up to a 5-minute bathroom break at any time during the exam.

  • Requirement: If a break exceeds the 5-minute mark, the Proctor will terminate the exam. The time clock will continue to run during the break, and an additional desk scan will be required before continuing the exam.
  • Recommendations: Bathroom breaks waste your time. Be sure to take care of your business before your exam begins.

YOUR COMPUTER: You may use any PC or Laptop if it has a webcam, speakers, and a microphone

  • Requirement: Your computer must be connected to the internet. If using a laptop, use it as a stand-alone computer. Do not plug it into a docking station with monitors attached.

Required Operating System:

  • Windows XP – Windows 10
  • Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) – 10.13 (High Sierra)

Internet Connection: You must have a stable internet connection

  • Requirement: minimum speed of 2MB, upload, and download.
  • Recommendations: While you can use WiFi, we highly recommend using wired high-speed internet access as WiFi may not be as stable.

Browser (with pop-up blocker disabled):

  • Google Chrome
  • Mozilla Firefox

ProctorU Technical Support

  • Call: 1-855-772-8678, Option 1
  • Before connection time, you can submit a support ticket
  • During connection time, live chat support will be available.

Printed Manual: P1 Exam, Navigating the 2018 IRC
(Only order with purchase of the P1 course) $60.00

Offline Course Support Aid. An online read-only version of this printed manual is included with the P1 Residential Plumbing Inspector exam course. Add the printed manual to your P1 course order for a physical copy of this eManual.


Order if you require a printed copy of our P1 eManual for offline study.

2018 IRC for One & Two-Family Dwellings
Required Codebook (Sold Separately) $166.45

The scope of the (IRC®) International Residential Code® comprises all building, plumbing, mechanical, fuel gas, and electrical requirements for one- and two-family dwellings and townhouses up to three stories.

2018 IRC SOFTCOVER

$166.45

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The 2018 IRC is a REQUIRED CODEBOOK for 2018, B1, M1, P1, and E1 Residential Building Inspector Exams.

This comprehensive code compiles all building, plumbing, mechanical, fuel gas, and electrical requirements for non-commercial one- and two-family dwellings in one convenient code. The regulations cover dwellings and townhouses up to three stories.

The 2018 IRC® contains many important changes, including:

  • An updated seismic map reflects the most conservative Seismic Design Category (SDC) based on any soil type. A new map reflects less conservative SDCs when Site Class A, B, or D is applicable.
  • The townhouse separation provisions now include options for using two separate fire-resistant-rated walls or a common wall.
  • An emergency escape and rescue opening is no longer required in basement sleeping rooms where the dwelling has an automatic
    fire sprinkler system and the basement has a second means of egress or an emergency escape opening.
  • The exemption for the interconnection of smoke alarms in existing areas has been deleted.
  • New girder/header tables have been revised to incorporate #2 Southern Pine instead of #1 Southern Pine.
  • New tables address alternative wood stud heights and the required number of full-height studs in high wind areas.

ISBN-10: 1609837371
ISBN-13: 978-1609837372

2018 IRC FAST-TABS
Codebook Navigation Aid (Sold Separately) $15.25

Tab your Codebook. Fast-Tabs help you navigate the 2018 IRC quickly and efficiently. Fast-Tabs are a must-have item for IRC users and can dramatically lower the time spent searching through the codebook.


You are allowed to use IRC Fast-Tabs when taking your P1 Exam!

2018 IRC Quick-Card
Code Reference Aid (Sold Separately) $8.95

This 6-page laminated 2018 International Residential Code (IRC) Quick-Card places 2018 IRC essentials at your fingertips and is a valuable addition to your professional code library.


Put IRC Quick-Card in a 3-ring binder while taking your P1 Exam!

Take our FREE 2018 P1 Residential Plumbing Inspector Practice Quiz

Pass this 20-question free 2018 P1 practice test to glimpse where you stand! These sample practice questions are similar to the problems you will encounter when taking your actual ICC P1 2018 Certification exam.

The ICC P1 exam is a 60-question test randomly selected from a database of thousands of potential questions. Memorizing answers is not the path to passing your exam!


If you understand how to break down exam questions and locate exam answers in your codebook, you should be able to answer 100% of these practice questions correctly.

We teach you how to quickly navigate your codebook & pass your exam. “Master The Code, Master The Exam!“

Use the 2018 (IRC) International Residential Code to solve these ICC P1 certification exam practice questions.


1. 
A Type B or L gas vent must terminate not less than __________ in vertical height above the highest connected appliance draft hood or flue collar.
2. 
Where plumbing fixtures are installed, the water distribution system and drainage system of any building or premises must be connected to a public sewer system or water supply __________?
3. 
When testing a DWV system, each section must be filled with water to at least __________ feet above the highest point in the completed section, or the highest fitting connection in that section.
4. 
The centerline of bidets or water closets must be at least __________ inches from partitions or walls adjacent to it.
5. 
A water heater with an ignition source must be elevated so that the ignition source above the floor by at least __________ inches. (Exception ignored.)
6. 
If a water supply outlet is providing water to a water closet with a flushometer tank, what is the required gpm flow rate, at the point of outlet discharge?
7. 
A water service pipe must be at least __________ inch(s) in diameter.
8. 
The drainage fixture unit value (d.f.u.) of a kitchen group with a dishwasher and sink with or without a garbage grinder would be __________?
9. 
The minimum distance that an open vent terminal from a drainage system is ___________ horizontally from any door, openable window or other air intake opening. (Exceptions ignored.)
10. 
If a vent terminal extends through a wall it must terminate at least __________ feet above the highest surrounding grade within 10 feet of the vent terminal.
11. 
What is the minimum expansion tank capacity to be used in a system where a forced hot water system has a system volume of 70 gallons and the system is a pressurized diaphragm type?
12. 
A single-wall metal pipe connector must have a clearance of at least __________ inches from combustible materials for a residential furnace with a listed draft hood and gas conversion burner.
13. 
When air testing DWV systems on completion of the rough piping, the portion under test must be maintained at a gauge pressure of 5 pounds per square inch (psi) for a period of __________.
14. 
Pipes must be protected from external corrosion by a protective __________, or some other means that will withstand any reaction from the lime and acid of cinder, concrete, or other corrosive material when they must pass through cinder or concrete walls and floors, cold-formed steel framing, or other corrosive material.
15. 
If the manufacturer’s instructions on a whirlpool bathtub pump are not specific about minimum size of field fabricated access openings and location, the access opening for the circulation pump must be at least__________?
16. 
The minimum sized trap to be used for a shower drainage system is __________?
17. 
A pressure-relief valve must have a setting to open when system pressure reaches no more than __________ psi, and never in excess of the working pressure of the tank.
18. 
One-quarter bends 3 inches in diameter are acceptable for water closet or similar connections, provided that a ___________ flange is installed to receive the closet fixture horn.
19. 
A horizontal combination waste and vent pipe must have a max. slope of __________.
20. 
The sump pit must be a minimum of __________ deep.
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