Modeling with PV Elite

The Modeling with PV Elite is for users who want a good introduction to the many features of PV Elite software and vessel design. Written by Ray Delaforce, the lead PV Elite instructor at Hexagon® ICAS Division, this course is easy to follow and covers many topics.

Operating Case

Included are lessons on:

  • Building Vertical and Horizontal Vessel
  • Working with Nozzles
  • Modeling Vessel Skirts, Saddles, Legs, and Lugs
  • Nozzle Reinforcement
  • Joint Efficiency and Radiography
  • Working with Large Nozzles
  • Analyzing Results using the PV Elite Reporting Features
  • Editing Models and much more.

The course takes about 20 clock hours or less to finish and consists of 35 training videos and a 320 page illustrated lesson guide.

A certificate is issued upon completion and, where applicable, graduates are eligible for 9 PDH hours.