ASSE 6020 Online Self-Paced Class

Cost: $750

Applicable for installers of medical gas and vacuum systems. Installers include anyone who works on or installs medical gas piping or components, including brazers. This is a 32-hour course in accordance with current NFPA 99 and ASSE 6010 standards. It is taught over four days and includes a practical and written exam on the last day.

Topics covered in the class:

  • General medical gas and vacuum systems knowledge
  • Identification of medical gas and vacuum systems' components
  • Proper installation methods
  • System & Component testing
  • Proper identification of component locations per drawings
  • Proper test documentation
  • Basic terminology

Installer prerequisite:

Four years piping/plumbing experience. The course is instructed by an ASSE 6050 credentialed Medical Gas Instructor.

Materials required:

6′ of 1 1/2″ pipe (does not have to be clean for Oxygen) to make 18″ coupons (maybe pre-cut for testing and practice). 8 couplings (not slip) Torch (A-32 tip Turbo or like size) Acetylene or oxy/acetylene BCuP brazing rods (recommended 15% silver) Nitrogen cylinders and purge regulators (provided when at an Evergreen facility)