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Electro Fusion of Polyethylene Pipe training course

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Course overview

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.

Electro Fusion of Polyethylene Pipe

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Benefits of attending for the learner

  • 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?

  • Learners should bring safety boots and safety glasses, overalls and working gloves.
  • Learners 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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Course dates

Course code
1 day course
Price from
£257.00 + certification

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Start dateStart dateEnd dateCentreExc. VATInc. VATPlaces left 
09/03/2020Mon 09 Mar 2020Mon 09 Mar 2020 York £257.00£308.40 5+
07/04/2020Tue 07 Apr 2020Tue 07 Apr 2020 Derby £257.00£308.40 5+
22/06/2020Mon 22 Jun 2020Mon 22 Jun 2020 York £257.00£308.40 5+
06/07/2020Mon 06 Jul 2020Mon 06 Jul 2020 Derby £257.00£308.40 5+
07/09/2020Mon 07 Sep 2020Mon 07 Sep 2020 York £257.00£308.40 5+
26/10/2020Mon 26 Oct 2020Mon 26 Oct 2020 Derby £257.00£308.40 5+
23/11/2020Mon 23 Nov 2020Mon 23 Nov 2020 York £257.00£308.40 5+

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