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PWU 400 & 450 - 04/29/24 - 08/22/24


Service Description

Pit Weld U 400/450 Payment Options: PWU Full Payment - $700 Non-refundable Application Fee + $3695 = Total $4395 Payment Plan - Payment plans are available. Call for details. Pit Weld U – 400/450 courses focus on welding techniques that apply to pipe applications. Topics include pipe fit-up, beveling, weld positions, joint geometry, and preparation with emphasis placed on bead application, profile, and discontinuities. Upon completion, students should be able to perform welds using the SMAW (stick welding) and GTAW process to applicable codes on carbon steel pipe with prescribed electrodes in various positions. Students will also utilize oxy-acetylene torch and horizontal band saw cutting systems covered in the PWU-200 curricula. PWU-200 and PWU-500 (print reading) are pre-requisites for this course, however applicants with prior experience or education may test-out of that course via successful completion of a proficiency test. The 16-week course is limited to twelve (12) students and takes place on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5pm - 10:30pm. Tuition cost is $4,395 and includes: An AWS Certified Welder Test (D1.1 code, single position 2" or 6" Sch. 80 carbon steel pipe test - student choice for process, pipe diameter and test position).


    Contact Details

    + 704-799-3869

    PitShop@VisitPit.com

    156 Byers Creek Road, Mooresville, NC, USA


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