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Electro Fusion of Polyethylene Pipe training course

Course code: WNCS13  |  View training area

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

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

Benefits of attending for the delegate

  • Confidence using Electro Fusion equipment.

Benefits of attending for the employer

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

What you will learn

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

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

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12/11/2018Mon 12 Nov 2018Mon 12 Nov 2018 Derby £257.00£308.40 Add to my basket
21/11/2018Wed 21 Nov 2018Wed 21 Nov 2018 Lisburn £257.00£308.40 Add to my basket
17/12/2018Mon 17 Dec 2018Mon 17 Dec 2018 Lisburn £257.00£308.40 Add to my basket
20/02/2019Wed 20 Feb 2019Wed 20 Feb 2019 Derby £257.00£308.40 Add to my basket
26/06/2019Wed 26 Jun 2019Wed 26 Jun 2019 York £257.00£308.40 Add to my basket
11/09/2019Wed 11 Sep 2019Wed 11 Sep 2019 Derby £257.00£308.40 Add to my basket