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First Class Part a Paper 1 POWR 1225

Power Engineering Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course supplements a person's practical qualifying experience (as described in the British Columbia power Engineers, Boiler, Pressure Vessel and Refrigeration Regulation) by providing the theoretical training required to enable graduates to challenge the Interprovincial Standardized Power Engineer's Examination for Part A - Paper 1 of a First Class Power Engineer's Certificate. On successful completion of this course, as well as courses POWR 1226, POWR 1227, POWR 1228, POWR 1229, POWR 1230, POWR 1231, and POWR 1232, plus the requisite qualifying experience, participants will have sufficient skills and knowledge to fulfil the requirements of the First Class Power Engineer's Certificate examinations administered under the British Columbia Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety Program. Graduates should be able to apply the knowledge learned in this study program in improving their abilities to operate plant equipment within the scope of a First Class Power Engineer's Certificate. Topics include Applied Thermodynamic and Plant Cycles.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

15.0

Cost

$73.47 - $271.06 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below are two offerings of POWR 1225 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 31609

Duration

Start any time

  • 52 weeks
  • CRN 31609
  • $271.06
Continuous Entry, Distance or Online

This is an online learning course. Start any time. You have 52 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$271.06

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. No online or phone registration allowed on this section. These are specialized courses which require application approval from the Power Engineering Program Assistant via EMAIL ONLY. To receive more detailed information and application instructions, send an email requesting information for this course to: BCIT_Assistant_PowerEngineering@bcit.ca Must provide proof of 2nd Class government certification. Course material is purchased separately and can be ordered through the BCIT Bookstore: www.bcitbookstore.ca/distance Generate book list to view/order the required material.
Status

Registration Options

Online registration for this course offering is not available. However, you can still register by phone.

CRN 31766

Duration

Start any time

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 31766
  • $73.47
Continuous Entry, Distance or Online

This is a distance learning course. Start any time. You have 12 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$73.47

Important information
  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. EXTENSION ONLY. For current/active students who are at the end of their course completion deadline and require additional time to complete assignments. We have a 1-time offer for a 3 month only extension for completion. For requests and further details to meet the extension requirements, send an email to BCIT_Assistant_PowerEngineering@bcit.ca
Status

Registration Options

Online registration for this course offering is not available. However, you can still register by phone.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, course participants will be able to:

  • Fulfill the examination requirements for 'Part A - Paper 1' in the subjects of ASME Code calculations and applied mechanics.
  • Describe principles and apply equations to determine unknown variables in calculation problems relating to the individual topics listed in the course outline for Applied Mechanics 1, 2, 3 and 4.
  • Determine, describe and calculate CSA B51and ASME I and VIII Code requirements for design, construction and repair of watertube and firetube power boilers and unfired pressure vessels.

Effective as of Fall 2003

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