Shielded Metal Arc Welding Pipe Downhill Branch 12-on-12

Tuition $1,050.00
Book Fee $15.00

7.0 CEU

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Upon completion of the course, the student should have an understanding of testing methods used in the service transmission piping fields.

Prerequisites: The student must have successfully passed the HIWT Shielded Metal Arc Welding Pipe Downhill course. If this course has not been completed, the following prerequisite test are required:

Pass a visual test on a weld produced in the 5G position using downhill progression – and pass a written test. Prerequisite testing charge is $100.00.

Course objective: To provide students the training necessary to layout, cut, fit and weld a branch connection in accordance with the API 1104 standard branch connection test.

Course content: This course provides the student with demonstration and instruction on the proper layout, cutting and assembly of the branch connection utilizing various hand tools and thermal cutting processes.

Testing: To pass this course, the student will be evaluated on the various stages of the process including layout, cutting and fitting on a branch connection.   The student is also required to pass a visual and destructive test in accordance with API 1104 for a standard branch connection.