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Mechanical Insulating Level 1 Trainee Guide, 2nd edition

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Published by Pearson (January 17th 2018) - Copyright © 2019

2nd edition

Overview

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 Orientation to the Trade, Material Handling, Storage, and Distribution, Characteristics of Pipe, Plumbing Systems, Chilled and Hot Water Heating Systems, Installing Fiberglass Pipe Insulation, and Insulating Pipe Fittings, Valves, and Flanges. 

 

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Table of contents

Orientation to the Trade (5 Hours) Provides an overview of the insulation industry, including how and why insulation is used, safety factors related to insulation, and common insulation-specific tools. (Module 19101)


Material Handling, Storage, and Distribution (2.5 Hours) Covers receiving, stacking, and storage of insulation materials, as well as material movement on the jobsite.(Module 19104)


Characteristics of Pipe (5 Hours) Provides an overview of different pipe types and their uses, pipe sizing methodology, and the relationship between pipe sizes and insulation sizes. (Module 19105)


Plumbing Systems (7.5 Hours) Covers cold and hot water plumbing systems and insulation requirements for different types of plumbing systems. (Module 19209)


Chilled and Hot Water Heating Systems (5 Hours) Covers chilled and hot water heating and dual temperature systems, including the types of pipe and equipment common to each type of system. Explains the types of insulation required by each type of system. (Module 19210)


Installing Fiberglass Pipe Insulation (30 Hours) Describes the characteristics of fiberglass pipe insulation and the characteristics of ASJ jacketing. (Module 19106)


Insulating Pipe Fittings, Valves, and Flanges (40 Hours) Explains insulation requirements for fittings, valves, and flanges. Provides tips for professional and economical installation. (Module 19107)

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