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Pipework & Brazing

The Pipework & Brazing course is essential for all personnel who will to be trained and certified competent in pipework & brazing and compliant with:

  • Pressure Equipment Regulations 1999
  • Pressure Equipment Directive 97/23/EC
  • Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000 (PSSR2000)
    The objective of this course is to provide training and assessment for:
  • J04 or J05 Pipework & Brazing Certificate
    To provide understanding and training for:
  • Presure Regulations 1999
  • Pressure Equipment Directive 97/23/EC
  • Pressure Systems Safety Regulation 2000 (PSSR2000) for pipework & brazing
  • Compliance with Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration industry standards
    To provide:
  • Competence evidence for the appropriate skills card.
    The Pipework & Brazing course is a practically based course but includes the required training in health and safety areas to enable candidates to competently carry out the correct brazing techniques.
    The British Refrigeration Association has set the criteria for the pipework & brazing practical assessment hence this approved industry standards is strictly adhered to ensure the workmanship and that best practices are shown and achieved.
    1. General Safey & Compliance
  • General Dutues of Employers
  • General Duties of Employees
  • Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 1988 (COSHH)
  • Protection Against Burns from Flames and Sparks
  • Protection from Fumes
  • Transport
  • Storage
  • Safety
  • Gas Cylinders in Fires
  • Pressure Regulation Compliance
    2. Refrigeration Pipework Installation
  • Introduction
  • Copper Tubing
  • Soft Drawn
  • Hard Drawn
  • Cutting Copper Tubing
  • Bending Copper Tubing
  • Flared Connections
  • Swaged Joint
  • Fittings
  • Installation planning
  • Pre-Site Checks
  • Pre-Installation Checks
    3. Oxy-acetylene Equipment
  • Cylinder afety Precautions
  • Acetylene
  • Explosion Risks
  • Oxygen
  • Gas Pressure Regulatiors
  • High pressure Blowpipes
  • Backfires and Flashbacks
  • General Preparations
  • Setting the Gas Pressures
  • Lighting the Blowpipe
  • To Shut Down the Plant
  • Blowpipe Flame
  • The Neutral Flame
  • The Carbonizing Flame
  • The Oxidising Flame
  • Power to the Flame
  • Brazing Alloys
    4. Brazing and Testing Techniques
  • Cutting and Fitting
  • Cleaning
  • Proper Fluxing
  • Assembling and Supporting Purging System with Dry Nitrogen
  • Heating and Flowing the Alloy
  • Cleaning after Brazing
  • Points to Remember
  • Caution
  • Pressure Testing
  • Destructive Testing

    First stop…..
    NVQ Level 2/3 in Airconditioning or Refrigeration.

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    Pipework & Brazing

    Two Day Course

    Next course dates:

    22nd & 23rd April 2024

    24th & 25th June 2024

    19th & 20th August 2024

    21st & 22nd October 2024

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