To supply delegates with the skills and knowledge required to successfully carry out a pressure test.
Pre-Requisite Delegates must have a proven craft background.
Course Duration 1 day
Maximum Number 6 persons.
Training Aids Lecture notes, audio/visual presentation and practical demonstrations.
Assessment One to one assessment using practical demonstrations.
Certification On successful completion of the course candidates will receive NETA certificate of attendance.
Please Note: NETA certificates have an advised expiry of 3 years from date of issue.
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On successful completion of this course, delegates will be able to:
Prepare for a pressure test
Carry out a pressure test
Depressurize a system
React in a safe and controlled manner in the event of a leak
Know the equipment requirements in carrying out a pressure test
Primarily a hydro-static testing course but we do discuss the increased inherent hazards associated with pneumatic testing compared to hydro-testing
Health and Safety at Work Act
Management of HASAWA
Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER)
Pressure Systems Regulations
Unintentional Release of Pressure
Pressure Equipment Directive
Safety in Fluid Power Systems
Theory and practical aspects of pressure testing
Common thread descriptions, BSPP, BSPT, NPT
Testing with Different Mediums
Advantages/disadvantages of different types of test medium
Overview of various types of test and why they are required