Pipelayer Installation Training: Chapter 1 V2.0.0
Introduction (4 pages): This lesson is a basic overview of the Pipelayer Installation Training Chapter 1 program.
Overview (6 pages): This lesson provides a brief overview of job layout, including a description of crew members and their responsibilities.
Safety (9 pages): This lesson discusses the importance of safety. Topics include:
Working near utilities (both underground and overhead)
Road traffic safety (using signage, flagmen, and barricades)
Keeping pedestrians out of the jobsite
Material Layout & Handling (39 pages): This lesson discusses the layout and handling of materials. Topics include:
Efficiency and profit verses cost
Handling spoil, topsoil, and other materials
An overview of working with pipe, specials, and rigging.
Creating a processing area
Equipment efficiency and safety
Material storage considerations
Job layout considerations (work area and efficiency)
Production and Timing (15 pages): This lesson provides tips for productivity and efficiency in the form of good work habits and planning.
Tools (3 pages): This lesson discusses the importance of keeping tools organized and inspected.
Protecting the Installation (10 pages): This lesson provides what to do at the end of a shift to protect the work that was completed during the day.