Spirax Sarco Offers Boiler Operator Training

By Chemical Processing Staff

Jul 15, 2014

Spirax Sarco will conduct a five-day training course, Basic Steam Boiler Operator Training, August 11 - 15, 2014 at its training facility in Blythewood, South Carolina. Participants will learn all facets of steam boiler operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting. The training course is exclusively designed for steam plant operations, steam plant maintenance personnel and anyone associated with energy conversion.

Instruction 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 (VFDs), steam system optimization, reverse osmosis systems, low-NOx burners and boiler start-up and shutdown procedures.

On August 15, 2014, the American Society of Power Engineers (ASOPE) Region 4 will provide Entry Level 3 class thru Chief Engineering Level testing for those who qualify. The cost of the five-day course includes exam, licensing and handbook. Seating is limited.

For more information, visit: www.spiraxsarco.com