Instrumentation Level 1 Trainee Guide

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 12/4/2014
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall

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This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes Hand Tools for Instrumentation, Electrical Safety, Power Tools for Instrumentation, Electrical Systems for Instrumentation, Metallurgy for Instrumentation, Fasteners, Instrumentation Drawings and Documents, Part One, Gaskets and Packing, Lubricants, Sealants, and Cleaners, Flow, Pressure, Level, and Temperature, Tubing, Piping — 2" and Under and Hoses.



Table of Contents

Orientation to the Trade (2.5 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378831-0

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378857-0

(Module ID 12118-14) Describes the work typically performed by instrument fitters and technicians, along with the

responsibilities and required aptitudes. Includes a description of the apprenticeship process and the career paths available in the trade.


Instrumentation Safety Practices (12.5 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378832-7

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378858-7

(Module ID 12115-14) Covers precautions for electrical hazards found on the job and teaches the OSHA-mandated

lockout/tagout procedure. Identifies safety practices related to potentially hazardous tools and materials.


Hand and Power Tools for Instrumentation

(15 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378834-1

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378859-4

(Module ID 12114-14) Explains how to identify, inspect, use, and maintain the various hand and power tools used by

instrument fitters and technicians.


Craft-Related Mathematics (10 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378838-9

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-3788617

(Module ID 12119-14) Covers basic concepts of the metric system and the conversion of English units to metric units.

Also reviews basic algebra, geometric figures, and calculations associated with triangles.


Instrumentation Drawings and Documents,

Part One (15 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378839-6

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378862-4

(Module ID 12107-14) Identifies and describes the types of drawings used in instrumentation work and familiarizes

trainees with basic instrument symbols, lines, and abbreviations used on drawings.


Inspect, Handle, and Store Instrumentation

Materials (2.5 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378840-2

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378863-1

(Module ID 12304-14) Covers the methods used in receiving, inspecting, handling, and storing project-related instrumentation equipment.


Electrical Systems for Instrumentation

(12.5 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378841-9

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378864-8

(Module ID 12116-14) Covers basic electrical concepts and terms, DC circuit calculations, electrical measuring instruments, and electrical wiring.


Fasteners (7.5 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378842-6

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378865-5

(Module ID 12106-14) Explains how to properly identify, select, and install threaded and non-threaded fasteners and

anchors used in instrumentation work.


Gaskets and Packing (7.5 HHours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378843-3

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378866-2

(Module ID 12108-14) Teaches how to recognize, select, and properly install gaskets, packing, and O-rings. Covers the various materials used in gaskets and O-rings, along with their applications and limitations.


Lubricants, Sealants, and Cleaners (7.5 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378844-0

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378867-9

(Module ID 12109-14) Covers the proper use, storage, handling, and safety practices associated with various

lubricants, cutting fluids, sealants, and cleaners. Includes coverage of the tools and materials used in applying lubricants and cleaning products.


Tubing (15 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378853-2

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378868-6

(Module ID 12111-14) Introduces types of tubing, tubing materials, fittings, and tools. Covers proper storage and

handling, cutting, deburring, reaming, bending, and joining of tubing.


Steel Piping Practices (10 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378854-9

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378869-3

(Module ID 12117-14) Covers both carbon steel and stainless steel piping measuring 2” as it applies to instrumentation work. Includes instructions for calculating pipe cut length, cutting, deburring, reaming, and threading pipe.


Hoses (7.5 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378856-3

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-378870-9

(Module ID 12113-14) Describes different types of hoses and related fittings, along with proper storage and handling.

Includes instructions for cutting hoses and installing standard reusable fittings.

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