McU’s Inspector Qualification course now available online, on demand

No need to book your flights, the Inspector Qualification class offered through McElroy University is now available exclusively online! This is a 100% online, self-paced course that allows you to tackle it on your own time 24/7.

The comprehensive class is designed for the polyethylene pipe fusion inspector who seeks to gain a deeper understanding of the pipe fusion process and ASTM standards. You’ll have the opportunity to learn more about quality assurance tools, inspector checklists, using the DataLogger® and more. In addition to fusion operations for socket, saddle, manual and hydraulic butt fusion, we have also added new and enhanced content on topics including:

  • Visual Inspections
  • McElroy Optimized Cooling™
  • Vault™ and Joint Report Analysis
  • Piping Materials
  • Pipeline Accessories
  • Pneumatic Pressure Testing
  • Hydrostatic pressure testing
  • Hot Tap Tools


Who can benefit from this course?

The course is open to anyone, but prior experience in small-, medium- or large-diameter fusion is highly recommended. Inspectors, project managers, consulting engineers, quality assurance managers and sales professionals can all benefit from this training.

How do I receive my Inspector Qualification credentials?

Students can download and print a certificate immediately after completing all the lessons and passing the written and practical exams. The certificate is good for two years; requalification courses will also be available.

How do I register for the course?

Go to our registration page for more information. Once you select “register,” you can log in or create an account. Once you are enrolled, class can be in session whenever you wish!