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Butt Fusion of Polyethylene Pipe training course

Course code: WNCS15  |  View training area

A 1 day training course incorporating City and Guilds assessment and accreditation providing the skills for mains layers to join polyethylene pipe safely using butt fusion techniques.

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Please see below for our full training overview for the Butt Fusion of PE Pipe (Water Utility) course.

Benefits of attending for the delegate

  • Confidence using Butt Fusion equipment.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Competent employees, better able to complete and document jointing operations.

What you will learn

  • To state the essential elements required to make successful joints using Butt Fusion methods.
  • To demonstrate the ability to join PE pipes together in line with industry standards.
  • To correctly set up Butt Fusion equipment ready for operation.
  • To correctly introduce PE pipe into machines to eliminate joint fault.
  • To demonstrate the ability to use machines provided.
  • To apply a level of quality assurance to completed joints, to ensure suitability to carry water.
  • To carry out the Butt Fusion process in accordance with Health and Safety requirements.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • This course incorporates assessment and certification under the City and Guilds Frontline Skills Framework Utilities 5831 scheme unit 152 PE Pipe Butt Fusion.

How is this training delivered?

  • Theory is delivered in the classroom but there is an emphasis on hands on practical application of skills to joint pipe.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Delegates should bring safety boots and safety glasses, overalls and working gloves.
  • Delegates can bring with them any materials used in their work, copies of risk assessments or management systems so that they can see how their materials fit in to the context of the training.

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Price from: £257.00 + VAT

Course dates

Course code
1 day training course
Price from
£257.00 + certification

Please use the basket link to book online, or book by calling us on 0800 876 6708.

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13/11/2018Tue 13 Nov 2018Tue 13 Nov 2018 Derby £257.00£308.40 Add to my basket
20/11/2018Tue 20 Nov 2018Tue 20 Nov 2018 Lisburn £257.00£308.40 Add to my basket
18/12/2018Tue 18 Dec 2018Tue 18 Dec 2018 Lisburn £257.00£308.40 Add to my basket
19/02/2019Tue 19 Feb 2019Tue 19 Feb 2019 Derby £257.00£308.40 Add to my basket
25/06/2019Tue 25 Jun 2019Tue 25 Jun 2019 York £257.00£308.40 Add to my basket
10/09/2019Tue 10 Sep 2019Tue 10 Sep 2019 Derby £257.00£308.40 Add to my basket