Why you should attend:
- This training workshop is intended to provide natural gas personnel with the critical knowledge and skills needed for the safe installation and operation of customer service lines.
What training will be offered?
- January 19th will be a classroom session where participants will gain knowledge and a better understanding of code requirements and procedures for the installation of service lines. We will also discuss and review how to calculate customer load demand to determine the need for an excess flow valve or curb valve, properly size excess flow valves and meter sets, as well as how to properly conduct pressure tests.
- January 20th will be an indoor simulation where participants will conduct live pressure tests on newly installed service lines, damaged or repaired portions of service lines, and learn how to properly document and record all pertinent information for regulatory compliance. Additional training will also be provided on tracer wire installation, pipeline tapping, types of joining, and how to prevent accidental ignition.
What to bring?
- IAMU will have limited personal protective equipment available. Workshop attendees will be required to bring their own PPE equipment such as: eye and ear protection, gloves, no open toed shoes, etc.
Registration is OPEN. Registration deadline is Wednesday, January 12th.
For additional information, brochure and online registration, please click HERE.
If you have any questions, please contact Nick Vandegriff, IAMU Gas Services Compliance Specialist at firstname.lastname@example.org, or (641) 919-8411.