The Pipefitting program introduces students to the construction trade and pipefitting craft and the knowledge, skills, behaviors, and attitudes which will contribute to their ability to obtain employment in the pipefitting field.  Students are introduced to the pipefitting tools and equipment and the oxyfuel cutting process with an emphasis on safety. 

Trainees receive Core: Introductory Craft Skills and Pipefitting instruction. The Academy will begin offering pipefitting classes in 2021. Live-streaming will be available during lectures and discussions. All testing will be completed at the Canton, OH training facility.

Course topics include:

  • Pipefitting tools and equipment
  • Oxyfuel cutting process
  • Basic jobsite safety and material handling
  • Basic safety and maintenance on construction tools and hardware
  • Basic construction drawing interpretation and use of drawing dimensions
  • Basic rigging operations and safe work habits
  • Effective communication, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills

Bilfinger Skilled Trades Academy

Bilfinger Skilled Trades Academy

4525 Vliet St. SW
Canton, OH 44710

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