Technical: Water Pipe Fitting

About This Course

The Technical course on Water Pipe Fitting provides comprehensive training on the installation, maintenance, and repair of water distribution systems. Tailored for plumbing professionals, contractors, and maintenance technicians, this course covers the fundamental principles of water pipe fitting, including pipe materials, joining methods, and system design considerations. Participants will gain practical skills in pipe installation, fitting assembly, leak detection, and troubleshooting through hands-on training sessions and real-world applications. By the end of the course, participants will be equipped with the knowledge and expertise to ensure the efficient and reliable operation of water supply systems in residential, commercial, and industrial settings.

Course Objective

  • Understanding Pipe Materials and Fittings: Develop a comprehensive understanding of different types of pipe materials commonly used in water distribution systems, including copper, PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride), PEX (Cross-linked Polyethylene), and galvanized steel, and their corresponding fittings.
  • Pipe Installation Techniques: Learn proper pipe installation techniques, including measuring, cutting, threading, and joining pipes using various methods such as soldering, solvent welding, compression fittings, and mechanical couplings, ensuring secure and leak-free connections.
  • System Design and Layout: Understand the principles of water distribution system design, including pipe sizing, layout optimization, pressure regulation, and flow control, to ensure efficient and reliable water supply throughout the building or facility.
  • Pipe Support and Hanger Installation: Gain practical skills in installing pipe supports and hangers to properly support and secure water pipes, preventing sagging, stress, and potential damage to the piping system over time.
  • Leak Detection and Repair: Develop proficiency in leak detection techniques, such as visual inspection, pressure testing, and acoustic leak detection, and learn how to repair and remediate leaks using appropriate repair methods and materials.
  • Maintenance and Preventive Maintenance: Learn preventive maintenance strategies to prolong the lifespan of water distribution systems, including regular inspection, cleaning, flushing, and corrosion control measures to prevent buildup and deterioration of pipes and fittings.

Course Schedule

No. Course Title Duration Schedule
1 Basic Water Pipe Fitting 2 days 20 - 21 August 2024
2 Basic Water Pipe Fitting 2 days 5 - 6 Nov 2024