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Valves and Actuators (Operation and Maintenance)

2.2 CEUs

This course may assist in meeting requirements for DOT Operator Certification

For liquid pipeline operations and maintenance personnel, this course provides basic instruction for the most common valves and actuators used on pipelines. Participants visit manufacturing facilities to see firsthand how valves and actuators are made. Field trips teach assembly and disassembly of valves and actuators.

Length: 3 days

Course Content

Participants receive instruction in:

  • Introduction to isolation valves
  • Various types of valves
  • Introduction to actuators
  • Slab gate valve disassembly, assembly, and maintenance review
  • Expanding gate valve maintenance review
  • Valve maintenance
  • Recommended For

  • Pipeline maintenance technicians

  • Included with Course:

  • Catered lunch daily; beverages and snacks provided
  • Industry field trips
  • Course materials including instructor presentations

  • Download a brochure for our Valves Course (PDF–3 MB).

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