Contestants "rough-in" hot and cold water lines with copper tubing and “rough-in” sanitary drainage, waste and vent lines with cast iron and PVC plastic for a water closet, a lavatory, a washer box and a floor drain. Water pipes are pressure tested on completed projects. Professional plumbers and pipefitters judge the contestants on the basis of accuracy, workmanship, proper selection and use of tools and supplies, and proper safety procedures.


Guidelines -  Regional (2018)

Guidelines - State (2018)

State Construction Contests Itinerary

Tool Inspection Form


SkillsUSA California Construction Trades Safety Test Samples

Sample Test A                                    Sample Test B


Answers Test A                                   Answers Test B