Pipeline Field and Control Center Operations

Performance Profiles Update:

To view Pipeline Field and Control Center Operations, Level 2 Covered Tasks, click here.

For more information on operator qualifications, click here.

The Pipeline Field and Control Center Operations curriculum provides basic, intermediate, and advanced training to safely operate gas and liquid pipelines, as well as manage operations in the control center. Level 1 includes key content such as quality control and measurement, product batch and pig tracking, and SCADA communications. Level 2 includes covered task training for operational qualifications.

Completion of this career pathway, including Core, Introduction to the Pipeline Industry, Field and Control Center Operations Level 1, and Pipeline Operations (Control Center/Gas/Liquid) Level 2, leads to an NCCER Pipeline Operations Technician credential.

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Subject Matter Experts

Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) are a vital part of NCCER's Curriculum development process. SMEs are construction and maintenance professionals who have journey-level experience and have experience teaching their trades to others. Click below to view a list of SMEs who contributed to the development of this series.

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