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Fabricator / Pipe Fitter 1 Year (full-time)
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Fabricator / Pipe Fitter Craftsman

Available at: La Brea|Moruga|Palo Seco|Point Fortin|Point Lisas
8:00am - 11:00am|11:00am - 2:00pm|2:00pm - 5:00pm|5:00pm - 8:00pm

This course offers practical and theoretical training in Pipefitting and Fabrication. Students are taught to install and repair piping or tubing systems which transport liquid, gas and occasionally solid material. This course involves selecting and preparing pipe and tubing, joining them together by various means as well as locating and repairing leaks. Students are exposed to all major aspects of the occupational area.

Entry Requirements

Students are required to complete two 3-hour sessions per day, amounting to 30 hours per week a trimester

  • 3 passes CSEC General Proficiency Grade I-III or GCE O'Levels or
  • NESC Competency Certificate

All programmes include both theory and practicals.

Graduates will receive an NESC Certificate which allows direct entry into NESC's 3-year Level III Diploma programmes.

Programme Fee: $3800

Registration Fee: $300

(non refundable)

Other fees may be applicable dependent on the programme.

Applicants must also:

  • be sixteen (16) years or older.
  • pass an interview.
  • pass a Drug Test at their cost.


  1. Pipefitting Fundamentals
  2. Basic Carbon Steel Welding
  3. Basic Piping Data
  4. Pipe Fabrication Weld Joint and Joint Preparation
  5. Laying out of Joint Pieces
  6. Weld Joint Geometry and Weld Symbols
  7. Basic Welding and Fabrication Technology, Principles of Material Science, Metallurgy
  8. Banks man / Rigging
  9. Structural Steel Terms, Layout and Fabrication
  10. Trade Mathematics
  11. Technical English
  12. Technical Drawing
NESC Certificate

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