Pipe Fitting Curriculum

Topic Number

Subject

Curriculum Hours

1.1
1.2
1.3
2.1
2.2
2.3
2.4
3.1
3.5
4.1
5.1
6.1
7.1
8.1
9.1
9.3
10.1
10.3
11.1
11.3
12.1
12.3
13.1
14.1
15.1
School Orientation
OSHA Basics
Hazard Recognition
Fire Extinguishers
Hot Work Permits
Confined Space Work
Lock Out Tag Out Procedures
Fork Lift Operator
Aerial Lift Operator
Basic Rigging Fundamentals
Oxyacetylene Basics/Cutting-Gouging
Plasma Arc Cutting
Base Metal Preparations
Shielded Metal Arc Welding Basics
Blueprint Reading I
Blueprint Reading II
Piping Symbols
Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams
Field Sketching Techniques
Calculator Fundamentals
Pipe Fitting I
Pipe Fitting II
Pipe Fitting III
Pipe Fitting IV
Pipe Fitting V
 2.0
2.0
1.5
1.5
1.5
1.5
1.5
3.0
3.0
7.0
8.0
6.5
6.5
7.0
3.0
3.0
3.0
3.0
3.0
2.5
3.0
3.5
8.0
7.0
8.5
   Instructional Total Hours: 100
 
This course is designed for the basic needs of the manufacturing student, including instruction and practice in gas cutting and welding, arc welding in various positions and basic rigging operations. Topics also covered include safe use of welding equipment and machinery, abrasive cut-off saws, shears, grinders, and various tools related to the pipe fitting field. Course is designed how to teach the student to weld with different electrodes in all positions. Emphasis is on the E-6010 and E-7018 electrodes. The students upon completion should be able to calculate basic piping system fit-ups, learn how to obtain new piping system measurements, calculate the various degrees of offsets, and how to layout the piping components. The learning experience is also enhanced by hands on laboratory projects.
 
Admission Requirements: 16 years of age/High School Diploma or GED recommended.
Acceptable vision, ability to perform lifting and necessary body motions.
  
Pipe Fitting Concentration Area Award Technical School
Pipe Fitting Curriculum……………..Certificate of Completion………..Midwest Industrial Trades
When you successfully complete this program with 100 hours of instruction and with a GPA of 2.5 or better in your concentration area, you will earn a Certificate of Completion.