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Butt fusion, socket fusion and electrofusion welding

16th Oct 2023

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Start Date
16th Oct 2023
End Date
18th Oct 2023
Course only
RM 2,210.00 incl. SST
Exam only
On Request
Course + Exam package
RM 2,210.00 incl. SST

Is it for me?

Individuals with limited or no previous experience of these welding processes, but who wish to learn them, including maintenance staff required to install and repair plastic pipe systems, welding engineers unfamiliar with these processes and engineering apprentices.

What will I learn?

Introduction to common thermoplastics (PVC, PP, PE, PVDF); key processing techniques; joint preparation; defects and how to avoid them; process control; inspection and testing; health and safety; practical butt fusion, socket fusion and electrofusion welding in polypropylene or polyethylene

What will I leave with?

  • To understand practical welding - butt fusion, socket fusion and electrofusion
  • To identify plastics materials
  • To implement procedure control and safe operation
  • To understand weld properties
  • To identify faults/defects and how to avoid them