Overview

This butt welding course includes the theoretical and practical components to meet the skills and knowledge required to undertake polyethyelene welding (also known as poly welding) using butt welding equipment.

Participants will gain the following skills and knowledge:

  • Identifying materials being used in the installation as compatible for welding using butt welding methods
  • Calculating appropriate welding parameters to be used
  • Maintaining and calibrating welding equipment
  • Performing welding
  • Assessing quality of welded joints made

Training and assessment is conducted at Site Skills Training facilities. Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted at the premises of industry clients providing there are suitable industry training facilities.

Please be advised that this unit of competency was superseded by PMBWELD301E Join polyethylene plastic pipelines using butt welding in February 2021. Site Skills Training will continue to train and assess the superseded unit of competency until the transition end date.

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Upon successful completion of this course, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the following unit of competency will be issued:

PMBWELD301 Butt weld polyethylene plastic pipelines

Participants will also be issued a butt welding stamp.

This course is suitable for those who are required to use a butt welder to form butt welds on polyethylene (PE) pipes and fittings. Participants may be involved in the installation and maintenance of pipelines transmitting gas and liquids, as well as those working in the mining sector.

A basic to moderate English language, literacy and numeracy skill level is required.

All participants are required to wear the following minimum PPE to enter our facilities:

  • Fully enclosed shoes (steel-capped boots preferred)
  • Long-sleeve shirt with high visibility
  • Long work pants

Additional PPE may be required depending on the course requirements.

 

 

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1 Day - $495 7:30am - 3:30pm
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Standard Course
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1 Day - $495

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Standard Course
1 Day - $495 7:30am - 4:00pm
Onsite
1 Day - Enquire for price

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Select a start date

Onsite
1 Day - Enquire for price

Register your interest in this course and our facility will contact you to discuss training options and times.

Select a start date

Standard Course
1 Day - $495 7:30am - 4:00pm
Standard Course
1 Day - $495

Register your interest in this course and our facility will contact you to discuss training options and times.

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Perth Facility

72-80 Belgravia St,
Belmont, Perth WA 6104

Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30AM - 4:30PM

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Aaron Bandholz


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Andrew Helene

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West Brisbane Facility

55 Mica Street, Carole Park,
Ipswich QLD 4300

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Randolph Westbrook

Business Development Manager

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North Brisbane Facility

97 Flinders Parade,
North Lakes QLD 4509

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Monday - Friday: 7:30AM - 4:30PM

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Aaron Bandholz

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Paul Hodge

Business Development Manager

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Darwin Facility

1 Campion Road, East Arm
Darwin NT 0822

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Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Aaron Bandholz

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Rob Smart

Regional Sales Manager

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Gladstone Facility

17-19 South Tree Drive,
South Trees, Gladstone QLD 4680

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Aaron Bandholz

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Casey McGuire

Regional Sales Manager

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