NCCER Pipeline Mechanical Level 1 Trainee Guide

NCCER Pipeline Mechanical Level 1 Trainee Guide

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This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes Introduction to the Pipeline Industry (Pipeline Core), Liquid Pipeline General Abnormal Operating Conditions (Pipeline Core), Pipeline Mechanic Hand and Power Tools, Piping and...
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This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes Introduction to the Pipeline Industry (Pipeline Core), Liquid Pipeline General Abnormal Operating Conditions (Pipeline Core), Pipeline Mechanic Hand and Power Tools, Piping and Mechanical Blueprint Reading, Tubing, Threaded Pipe, and Hoses, Fasteners, Identify, Install, and Maintain Valves (CT 19.1 through 19.4), Identify Types of Valve Actuators/Operators and Installing Seals and Gaskets.

Table of Contents


(Total Level Hours: 197.5; includes 72.5 of Core Curriculum) 

66101-02 Introduction to the Pipeline Industry (Pipeline Core) (15 Hours)

Introduces the pipeline industry, including pipeline products and flow paths, maps and drawings used in the industry, and basic pipeline operations. Also covers hydraulics, pipeline equipment, electrical power systems, and corrosion control. Regulations, documentation, and pipeline industry occupations are also described.

66102-02 Liquid Pipeline General Abnormal Operating Conditions (Pipeline Core) (5 Hours)

Introduces the Abnormal Operating Conditions (AOCs) that can occur on a pipeline or in a pipeline facility. Includes general procedures on how to recognize and react to AOCs and the necessary documentation and notifications that must be completed when responding to AOCs.

63103-02 Pipeline Mechanic Hand and Power Tools (10 Hours)

Introduces various hand and power tools used to maintain and install pipeline equipment. Explains basic hand and power tool safety and procedures for selecting, inspecting, using, and maintaining the tools.

63104-02 Piping and Mechanical Blueprint Reading (15 Hours)

Explains how to read plot plans, P&IDs, piping isometric drawings, detail sheets, and machine drawings.  Also explains the common components and symbols used in various types of drawings.

63105-02 Tubing, Threaded Pipe, and Hoses (30 Hours)

Introduces a variety of tubing, tubing materials, tools, and work practices used in the pipeline industry. Identifies the various materials used in threaded piping systems and explains the types and uses of various screwed fittings.

63106-02 Fasteners (10 Hours)

Identifies and explains installation procedures for threaded, nonthreaded, and insulation fasteners used in the pipeline industry.

63107-02 Identify, Install, and Maintain Valves (CT 19.1 through 19.4) (15 Hours)

Identifies the various types of valves used in the pipeline industry and covers storage and handling, installation, and preventive maintenance procedures for these valves.

63108-02 Identify Types of Valve Actuators/Operators (15 Hours)

Identifies the various types of manual, electric, hydraulic, and pneumatic valve actuators used in the pipeline industry and covers storage and handling, installation, and preventive maintenance procedures for these actuators.

63109-02 Installing Seals and Gaskets (10 Hours)

Covers the applications, removal procedures, and installation procedures for dynamic and static seals and O-rings. Also identifies gaskets and gasket materials and explains the procedures for laying out, cutting, and installing gaskets.  

Step by Step

  • Starting your journey
  •  These study materials are designed to enable self-study for written assessments. Training courses using these materials are also available for Journeyman and in-person performance assessments at designated testing facilities.

  • Becoming familiar with course material.
  •  Start small or start big, at Brown Technical we have the study material you need, from individual courses, full kits as well as related reference material to help you along.  Click here to learn more about the certification process.

  • Setting aside time
  •  Each course will have an anticipated time the course will take, make sure to set aside time for study and review of all material.

  • Testing and Courses
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