MASTER PIPE FITTING
This course will prepare individuals entering the pipe industries with blueprint and isometric interpretation, hands-on instruction in tool use, and the knowledge base to use these skills in a variety of different work settings. This is a competency-based program. Students will progress at their own pace. Performance and completion certifications will be issued on completion of course.
Training the next generation of pipefitters that will be entering a much-needed industry. Our mission is to train individuals to a technical level ensuring future work placement and skill training.
This program will prepare individuals entering the pipe industries with blueprint and isometric interpretation, hands-on instruction in tool use, and the knowledge base to use these skills in a variety of different work settings.
This course is a competency-based program. Students will progress at their own pace. A minimum of 360 hours will be required with an attendance record of 90%. Performance and completion certifications will be issues on completion of course.
Each class day will be composed of two hours of classroom lecture and four hours of hands-on training in the shop.
Course Length: 400 hours
Number of weeks: 14 weeks
Hours per week: 28.5
Metal & Supplies: $2,170
COURSE COMPETENCY SUBJECTS
Basic Trade Math
Advanced Trade Math
Hands-on training for various piping situations
Job placement and interview training
WELDING PROCESSES PERFORMED
SMAW – Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Stick)
GMAW – Gas Metal Arc Welding (Mig or Wire)
FCAW – Flux Core Arc Welding (Dual or Innershield)
GTAW – Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (Tig or Heliarc)
Days (1st Shift) - 6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Break: 9:00 a.m. to 9:15 p.m.
Lunch: 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Friday: 5:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Evenings (2nd Shift) - 2:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Lunch: 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Break: 7:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
Friday: 11:00 a.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Graveyard (3rd Shift) - 10:00 p.m. to 6:30 a.m.
Lunch: 1:00 a.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Break: 3:30 a.m. to 3:45 a.m.
Friday: 9:00 p.m. to 4:15 a.m.