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Course Name
Pipeline - Angle Dozer - Intermediate - KENTUCKY
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20 days
Boston, KY

This class is a three week course. The course schedule is 10 hours a day, 6 days a week, Monday - Saturday. A typical day will consist of 2 hours of classroom training followed by 8 hours of practical field training.

Classes are intended for experienced operators, although apprentices with journeyman level skills are encouraged to apply. A proficiency test will be given at the beginning of the course.

This course will prepare you for working in the pipeline industry. The following subjects will be covered: 

  • A pipeline spread – Explain in depth each individual crew
  • How to build different types of pipeline Right-of-way 
  • How to properly topsoil a pipeline Right-of-way
  • How to make a two-tone pipeline Right-of-way
  • How to make a side hill cut in a pipeline Right-of-way
  • All the various applications of an angle dozer throughout the many different stages of the pipeline construction process
  • The angle blade, understanding the concept of why the material on a pipeline right of way is moved at 90 degrees, using the long and short corners of the blade
  • Understanding the pipeline terminology and vocabulary words
  • Safety
  • The skills taught in this class will be dealing with building ROW's in the hill country. 
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