Overview

Introduction to Gas Transmission Pipeline Operations is an essential introductory course (ID 970) that provides an overview of high-pressure gas transmission pipelines.

This course is generally site-based and includes:

  • an overview of inlet stations,
  • scraper stations,
  • compressor stations and meter stations,
  • including basic information on:
    • hydrocarbon properties,
    • pipeline components,
    • instrument/electrical,
    • gas analysis,
    • SCADA and control systems,
    • process and instrumentation diagrams,
    • corrosion control,
    • pigging,
    • gas filtration,
    • compression and rotating equipment,
    • field communications and journey planning.
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Introduction to Gas Pipeline Engineering is suitable for all engineering and technical pipelines and facilities personnel.

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded a course completion certificate.

They will gain knowledge on the following:

  • Describe the construction of a high-pressure gas transmission pipeline
  • Describe the functions of typical components on gas pipeline facilities
  • Describe the properties of hydrocarbons and the basics of hydrocarbons processing
  • Explain the principles of operation of typical pipeline instruments, monitoring and control systems, including SCADA
  • Explain the principles of operation of gas analysis systems including moisture analysers, gas chromatographs, densitometers, calorimeters
  • Explain the principles of pipeline pigging
  • Explain the principles of pipeline gas compression
  • Explain the principles of corrosion control
  • Interpret process and instrumentation diagrams for a pipeline facility
  • Demonstrate use of pipeline communications equipment (optional)
  • Demonstrate preparing a journey plan and pre-start preparation for a trip (optional)

Training and assessment are conducted on-site at the Site Skills Training facilities. This course is currently delivered in Darwin, Gladstone, North Brisbane, and West Brisbane. Upon arrangement, training and courses can be conducted at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable industry training facilities.

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Are you interested in Basic Rigging training? For more information about the course or how to apply, email the following;

darwin.training@sst.edu.au or call 08 8947 5050

gladstone.training@sst.edu.au or call 07 4979 1722

northbrisbane.training@sst.edu.au or call 07 5494 8924

perth.training@sst.edu.au or call 08 6500 0114

westbrisbane.training@sst.edu.au or call 07 3177 9912 or you can Apply Online.

Our courses require a Unique Student Identifier (USI), you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website.

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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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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Randolph Westbrook

Business Development Manager

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North Brisbane Facility

97 Flinders Parade,
North Lakes QLD 4509

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

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Paul Hodge

Business Development Manager

Darwin Facility Map of Site Skills Training Provider

Darwin Facility

1 Campion Road, East Arm
Darwin NT 0822

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

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Rob Smart

Regional Sales Manager

Gladstone Facility of Site Skills Training

Gladstone Facility

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

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

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Casey McGuire

Regional Sales Manager

We have worked with the best in the industry.

We work with companies who view industrial training as more than just a means to maintain compliance, it’s an opportunity to improve efficiency, improve safety and avoid down-time.

Industry Partner for Site Skills Training -BHP
Industry Partner-Conoco Phillips
Industry Partner-Oil Search
Industry Partner- Origin
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Industry Training Partner- Santos
Industry Training Partner- Urban Utilities Queensland