Small Bore Tubing Technical Tests
Each Technical Test contains 10 questions and a practical activity on the specified test. These tests are grant aided for ECITB registered employers.
Who can take a Technical Test?
- New Workers who have an ECITB SBT01 Approved Course Certificate AND a Completed Work Based Task Assignment Personal Record signed off by the supervisor.
- Existing Workers who have a Company Letter of Endorsement AND a Small Bore Tubing or instrument pipework training certificate(s) (where applicable).
- Self-Sponsoring Individuals whose Curriculum Vitae (C.V.) details previous small bore tubing experience AND have a Small Bore Tubing or instrument pipework training certificate(s) (where applicable).
All candidates will be issued with a pre-test checklist to ensure they are properly prepared for the testing session.
Technical Test Length
One to two hours - maximum 4 candidates per test.
Technical Assessment - Assemble and Install Small Bore Tubing Assemblies (Twin Ferrule). The candidate has to successfully use the appropriate tools, equipment and materials to plan, prepare, fabricate, assemble and install a small bore tubing assembly as per the specified drawing and within set tolerances.
Technical Assessment - Disassemble and Reinstall Small Bore Tubing Assemblies (Twin Ferrule). The candidate has to successfully dismantle, identify faults and defects on small bore tubing assemblies. Then reinstall small bore tubing assemblies using the appropriate tools, equipment and materials as per the specified drawing and specification sheet within set tolerances.
Technical Assessment - Assemble and Install Small Bore Tubing Assemblies (Cone and Thread). The candidate has to successfully use the appropriate tools, equipment and materials to plan, prepare, fabricate, assemble and install a small bore tubing assembly as per the specified drawing and within set tolerances.
Please note that TSBT01 must be taken prior to TSBT02 if attempting both tests.
ECITB Certificate of Achievement - Reassessment every 3 years.
ECITB Certified Examiner.
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Technical Test Dates and Availability
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Technical Test Synopsis
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