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Power Engineering Boiler Safety Awareness POWR 0142

Power Engineering Part-time Studies Course

Course details

Successful completion of this course is one of the requirements for obtaining the Boiler Safety Awareness Certificate. This self-directed online course prepares candidates to write the Technical Safety BC Boiler Safety Awareness examination. At the end of the course, students will have gained a general knowledge of Acts, Codes and Regulations pertaining power plants as well as boilers, their associated systems and plant safety. Students completing the course are expected to be able to initiate safety shutdown procedures on the equipment. The course is delivered online following a self-paced format. Students are required to complete three computer based progress tests on their own and a final exam that is invigilated at BCIT. For students who do not reside in the Greater Vancouver area, final examination must be administered by an approved Proctor and is paper based.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

0.0

Cost

$468.77

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below are two offerings of POWR 0142 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 41454

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Fri Sep 16 (2 weeks)

  • 2 weeks
  • CRN 41454
  • $468.77
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Sep 16 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Ritchie Diopita

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$468.77

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. If you have any question about this course, please contact the Program Assistant Selina Li - selina_li@bcit.ca. Please include your BCIT student ID (if you have one). Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current in your myBCIT.
Status

CRN 41663

Duration

Mon Oct 17 - Fri Oct 28 (2 weeks)

  • 2 weeks
  • CRN 41663
  • $468.77
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 17 - Oct 28 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Ritchie Diopita

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$468.77

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. If you have any question about this course, please contact the Program Assistant Selina Li - selina_li@bcit.ca. Please include your BCIT student ID (if you have one). Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current in your myBCIT.
Status

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course the student will be able to:

  • Discuss, in general, the Acts, Codes and Regulations pertaining to power plants
  • Explain the basic theory and operation of boilers and their associated systems with emphasis on plant safety
  • Initiate safety shutdown procedures on the equipment

Effective as of Fall 2014

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