Pipes and Valves: Basic Pipefitting Skills

4.4 5 Reviews SKU: AMPP01CENDuration: 120 Minutes

Basic Pipefitting Skills is a course designed to familiarize participants with basic techniques for determining piping configurations and dimensions, measuring and cutting pipe, and correctly installing pipe and fittings. After completing this course, participants should be able to identify common piping and fittings, use blueprints and other drawings to determine piping configurations, measure and cut pipe, and install piping and fittings that are plumb, level, and square.

Course Details

Specs

Training Time: 120 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • Explain how piping is sized.
  • Identify common piping.
  • Identify common pipe fittings and explain how each is used.
  • Recognize and interpret Plan Views and Elevation Views.
  • Use blueprints and drawings to determine piping configurations, dimensions, and fittings required.
  • Verify materials for a piping installation using a Bill of Materials.
  • Identify drawing symbols that are used for common welded, screw, and flanged pipe fittings.
  • Take accurate measurements with a six-foot rule and a retractable tape.
  • Express piping measurements correctly orally and in writing.
  • Identify beginning and ending points of piping measurements.
  • Define the terms "take-off" and "make-up" as they pertain to piping.
  • Calculate fitting take-off and actual pipe lengths required from both blueprints and existing installations.
  • Measure, mark, and cut piping into required lengths.
  • Define the terms "plumb," "level," and "square" as they pertain to piping installations.
  • Use a level and a square to correctly install piping.

Customer Reviews

8/6/2019

lengthy class

“Lengthy course.”

Edward M. Verified Customer

1/26/2019

Excellent presentation.

“Excellent presentation.”

Jon-Anthony L. Verified Customer

12/28/2018

Good Content

“Good Content.”

Brennen K. Verified Customer

10/22/2018

lots and lots of information all at once !!!!!!!!

“lots and lots of information all at once !!!!!!!!”

Ted I. Verified Customer

10/19/2018

Good

This customer provided only a star rating and no written review.

Donald G. Verified Customer

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