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Butt fusion, socket fusion and electrofusion welding

24th Jun 2024

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Start Date
24th Jun 2024
End Date
26th Jun 2024
Course only
RM 2,380.00 incl. SST
Exam only
RM 3,020.00 incl. SST
Course + Exam package
RM 4,770.00 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