Level 1: Fundamentals

Level 1 training is where it all begins. This course covers the fundamentals of how to safely and properly assemble a bolted flange joint. 

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(You’ll also receive access to Level 2, Powered Equipment and Heat Exchangers!)

The materials covered in this course correspond with the General Health and Safety Precautions covered in ASME PCC-1 Appendix A-2.3(a). Also covered are the principles of the correct practice of flange assembly, including: 

  • Safe Assembly and Disassembly
  • Tightening and Pre-Tightening
  • Lubrication
  • Alignment
  • Stud installation 
  • Gasket installation
  • General inspection of flange facings

See more on the specific topics covered in the course below.

Estimated time for completion: 1-2 hours