A 1 day course designed to provide the relevant skills for operatives involved in the construction of polyethylene water or gas distribution mains so that they can competently undertake butt fusion welding of polyethylene pipe in pipe sizes up to 355mm.
Benefits of attending for the learner
Following the successful completion of this course learners will possess the knowledge, understanding and practical skills to competently undertake butt fusion welding of polyethylene pipes in pipe sizes up to 355mm.
Benefits of attending for the employer
This course will provide suitably qualified main layers with an update on the following areas:
- Competent employees, better able to complete and document jointing operations.
What qualifications will you achieve?
Main layers who successfully pass assessment are registered with EUSR and will have an endorsement added to their list of qualifications. This endorsement lasts for 3 years.
How is this training delivered?
A mixture of classroom training with written assessments followed by practical training and assessment in a workshop environment.
What do I need to bring with me?
Learners must bring the following items for personal protective equipment:
- Industrial safety helmets or bump caps.
- Safety gloves.
- Safety boots or shoes with protective toecaps.
- Conventional or disposable overalls or boiler suits.
- Safety spectacles or goggles.
Learners must also bring their EUSR Card with registration number.