Mechanical Joints


Most leaks on pipelines and pipework are found in mechanical joints. This course has been designed and written to train pipe fitters and pipe layers how to make leak free joints. 

Key Topics

  • The correct method of making sound, leak free mechanical joints on pipelines and pipework
  • Preparing the job
  • Flanged Joints
  • Compression Type Couplers
  • Compression Backing Ring Joint
  • The correct choice and use of tools
  • The use of flange tables
  • Bolting / tightening sequences  


1 Day

EUSR Registration

3 Years


Water, Waste-Water


Training Department: 08450 230364