This course covers the skills required for electro-fusion welding and butt welding of polyethylene pipe to comply with Australian Standards and manufacturers requirements.
Polyethylene pipe is used in numerous industries including viticulture, mining, plumbing and water industry operations. This short course will give you the fundamental basics when working in these industries.
Skills covered include:
- Joint inspection and pressure testing
- Hydraulic butt welding equipment
- Use of electro-fusion equipment and data logging processes
- Polyethylene material inspection and joint preparation
For organisations that wish to pay the student fees for this course and are unable to pay by credit card via the website, please contact the Short Course team via email at ShortCourses@tafesa.edu.au to organise a Third Party Payment invoice.
This course is eligible for CITB funding. The CITB is a whole-of-industry led organisation that provides support to attract, train and retain South Australian building and construction workers by providing leadership in training and skills development.
Each financial year, Eligible Persons with an approved CITB number are provided with $3,000 of training fee subsidies through the Construction Skills Training Program.
To check your eligibility or to renew your CITB number visit www.citb.org.au or download the MyCITB app through the Apple App Store or Google Play via the CITB website: http://citb.org.au/mycitb
Upon receipt of enrolment, students will be sent an email with further instructions on claiming the CITB rebate. You do not need to provide your CITB number at the time of enrolment.
At the successful completion of a CITB eligible course, eligible CITB students will be refunded with the CITB subsidy. The subsidy will be paid to whoever paid for the course. TAFE SA cannot claim your refund (and therefore cannot reimburse you the funded amount) prior to the finish date. All CITB refunds will be credited against the student or third party account and can not be refunded back to credit cards.
Rebate refunds will be processed within 60 days of course completion (this timeframe is to allow for assessment submission, marking and processing).
The CITB number you provide to TAFE SA must belong to the individual participant – you cannot use the CITB number of another person or company.
Butt weld polyethylene plastic pipelines (PMBWELD301)
Electrofusion weld polyethylene pipelines (PMBWELD302)
Thu 2 May 24
Fri 3 May 24
Current VISA holders eligible
Thu 27 Jun 24
Fri 28 Jun 24
Course enquiries and more information
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