Flange assembly training 

coaxial flange

We would like to invite you to the ERGON Personnel Development Centre for vocational courses in the installation of flange connections. Experienced staff, an extensive educational programme, nationwide range of activities - these are just a few factors that make us stand out from the competition. If you are interested in the subject of joining high-pressure pipes, we will be happy to help you develop your knowledge and acquire the necessary permissionsvalid in all countries of the European Union. 

Flange connections - key information 

A flange connection is two opposing coaxial flanges joined by at least four bolts. Usually there is a gasket between them, but there are exceptions to this rule they are detachable, and as they are a very important part of any pressure equipment and/or installation, they must be assembled by certified personnel according to the requirements of the PED - European Pressure Directive, and according to the UDT regulation - EN 1591-4.  

Training topics 

What will you learn on our course? As an introduction, you will learn about safety issues, Health and Safetythe recognition of faults and their causes, preparation of the sealing surface. The health and lives of participants are our absolute priority. You will also get answers to the following questions. 

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  • What types of flange connections and gaskets do we distinguish?  
  • What is the relationship between bolt extension, bolt load and gasket tension?  
  • How do the applied connection loads differ from the residual ones?  
  • What triggers a loss of connection load and what are the consequences?  
  • Functionality of seals - what should you know about it? 

Once you know the answers to these and many other questions, we will move on to consolidate them through practical exercises.  

Training price 

ERGON provides a set of attractive concessions and discounts. We set prices individually. For details of the offer, please call our advisor 


Candidates should meet the following conditions: 

  •   at least 18 years of age, 
  •   minimum basic education. 
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