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McElroy University Training

For more than 35 years, McElroy has been the only pipe fusion machine manufacturer to continuously offer advanced training. Course offerings are meant to enhance your efficiency, productivity and safety in the proper use of McElroy machines. McElroy University classes are structured so that the skills learned and the machines used in each class closely match the machines found on pipelining jobsites. Our uniquely qualified McElroy University course instructors offer years of industry experience.

What does McElroy University qualification do for you?

Get Qualified by The Industry Leader

Learn proper machine operations and procedures directly from McElroy, the leader in thermoplastic pipe fusion.

Gain Hands-On
Experience

Students learn on the same type of equipment used on the jobsite, giving them the confidence to excel at their jobs and work more efficiently.

Show You've Passed a Thorough Testing Process

Students must pass both a written and hands-on test, administered by McElroy-trained instructors, demonstrating their understanding of all course content.

Own
Documented Results

Successful McElroy University qualifications are valid for two years and are associated with the student — not the organization you work for.

Increase Your Value
On The Job

McElroy University students stand out from the competition by having an understanding of common industry standards, proper machine procedures and more.

Learn to Work More
Safely & Productively

Students will demonstrate the ability to use proper operating procedures on all equipment covered and gain a better understanding of efficient machine operation and jobsite setup.

Our Courses

McElroy University Courses are offered year-round, with new classes added fequently.
Keep checking back for a class that works best for your schedule or ask us about our custom training options.

McElroy University Operations Classes Are Conducted following guidelines established in ASTM F3190-16, Standard Practice for Heat Fusion Equipment (HFE) Operator Qualification on Polyethylene (PE) and Polyamide (PA) Pipe and Fittings.

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Small Diameter

For Underground/Construction

Covers sizes ranging from ½" CTS - 6" DIPS (16mm - 180mm), including socket fusion and hot tap.

Upcoming Classes

    Operator Qualification Course

    Troubleshooting and Rebuild Course

    Medium Diameter

    For Underground/Construction

    Covers sizes ranging from 2" IPS - 20" OD (63mm - 500mm), including our TracStar® line of machines.

    Upcoming Classes

      Operator Qualification Course

      Troubleshooting and Rebuild Course

      Large Diameter

      For Underground/Construction

      Covers sizes ranging from 8" IPS - 65" OD (225mm - 1600mm), including our MegaMc® line of machines.

      Upcoming Classes

        Operator Qualification Course

        Troubleshooting and Rebuild Course

        Auto Machines

        For Underground/Construction

        Focuses on training for our automated DynaMc® and TracStar® line of fusion machines.

        Upcoming Classes

          DynaMc Auto Troubleshooting and Rebuild

          TracStar Auto Troubleshooting and Rebuild

          Fusion Inspector

          For Underground/Construction

          For the polyethylene welding inspector, students learn critical factors and theory behind butt fusion, electro-fusion, socket fusion and sidewall fusion.

          Upcoming Classes

            Fusion Inspector Course

            Socket & Butt Fusion

            For HVAC/Mechanical/Plumbing

            Focuses on training for our line of polypropylene fusion machines and cover sizes from 16mm to 250mm.

            Upcoming Classes

              Operator Qualification Course

              Custom Training

              In addition to our standard course offerings, we can create customized training sessions with any of your McElroy fusion machines for your specialized situation.

              This private training can take place at our Technical Center in Tulsa where all other schools are taught, at your location, or even on the jobsite, and is available in multiple languages.

              Custom Training Options

              Videos

              Now you can easily capitalize on the resources and knowledge of McElroy at the office, in the field - wherever you are. View videos on fusion operations and machine troubleshooting and rebuild on your computer, smartphone or tablet.

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