Spirax Sarco to Sponsor Basic Steam Boiler Operator Training Course

By Chemical Processing staff

Oct 18, 2013

Spirax Sarco will offer a steam boiler operator training course Dec. 2-6 at the company’s training facility in Blythewood, S.C. The course will teach participants nearly all facets of steam boiler operation, maintenance and troubleshooting. The training course was exclusively designed for steam plant operations, steam plant maintenance personnel and anyone associated with energy conversion.

Instructor Byron Nichols will cover common boiler auxiliaries and operating techniques. Information will be included on modern boiler water treatment practices, construction and repair methods, waste heat recovery, controls, fuels, and draft. The training manual includes the latest information on instrumentation and PLC controls systems, variable-frequency drives, steam system optimization, reverse osmosis systems, low-NOx burners and boiler start-up and shutdown procedures.

The cost of the five-day course includes exam, licensing and handbook.

For more information, visit www.spiraxsarco.com/us.