Electro Fusion Welding for Newcomers

About this course:

This course is for newcomers to the industry. It will teach the important fundamentals that will allow you to weld from 20mm to 225mm Pipe and materials. This course is of particular benefit to the trainee that plans to work on housing estates. The course will have you welding various fittings such as straight couplers, Elbows 45 & 90 Deg, Tees, Tapping & Branch saddles ect… 

Who should attend ?

Persons wishing to gain an understanding of the processes for Electro Fusion Welding.

 

2 - Day Training Duration

Contact Us

SALES: 051 844922
HIRE: 051 306910

Our Trainers

Training is carried out by highly competent, approved, accredited and experienced welding trainers. We provide hands-on training, not simply demonstrations as others do. You can expect to weld 10 to 15 Electro Fusion Fittings ranging from 25 – 225mm

Course Objectives

  • Gain familiarity with Polyethylene Pipe and Fitting types.
  • Understand installation procedures of watermain pipework and house connections.
  • Understand when and how Electrofusion Welding can be used.
  • Understand the importance of pipe cleaning and scraping.
  • Know why, when and how to use the correct ancillary tools.
  • Gain familiarity with standards, accreditations & obligations related to IW Code of practice and standard detail drawing, WIS 32-04-08, WIS 32-04-16 etc.
  • To pass written & practical exams.

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Why choose egeplast Ireland?

At egeplast Ireland Ltd, our trainers have an Engineering background, and real, on-site experience. Our training facility uses the latest technology’s and accessories. We are endorsed and fully supported by industry-leading Polyethylene companies; egeplast International GmbH, is the largest privately owned, and technologically most advanced PE Pipe mills in Europe, Friatec AG, one of Europe’s leading Buttfusion Fittings manufacturers, and Ritmo Plastic Welding technology, one of Europe’s leading Pipe Welding Machinery and Electro Fusion & Butt Fusion equipment manufacturers.

Before comparing with other providers of Electro Fusion training in Ireland, ask them:

  • Which polyethylene pipe manufacturer, polyethylene pipe fittings manufacturer, or equipment manufacturer supports their training course?
  • Are they listed suppliers to Irish Water?
  • Are their trainers from an Engineering background?
  • Do they have real on-site experience?

We train and conduct regular seminars with leading Consulting Engineers all over Ireland, and have been at the forefront of the Irish Polyethylene market for many years. We try to ensure that our Welding courses are future-proofed, by using our knowledge and experience to keep up-to-date with all of the latest standards and accreditations. Our interest in providing these courses is not financial. We wish to ensure that Polyethylene Pipe and Fittings are correctly welded in line with the latest Irish Water & Manufacturer specifications.