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Power Engineering Refrigeration Safety POWR 0143

Power Engineering Course

Course details

This is a self-directed online course that follows the Refrigeration Safety Awareness (RSA) Syllabus set by Technical Safety BC (TSBC). No attendance is required; students study on their own and are provided with learning support upon request. At the end of the course students should be able to demonstrate basic knowledge of Refrigeration Safety Legislation, Refrigeration Systems, Safety Equipment and Safety Procedures. To qualify for the TSBC RSA certification exam candidates are required to complete a basic refrigeration plant safety program (BCIT course) and provide a signed letter from their work place chief engineer stating that the candidate has been instructed in safety procedures of the plant. Holders of RSA certificates of qualification are entitled to attend and monitor general supervision or risk assessed status refrigeration plants with a total plant capacity of 1000 kW or less of prime mover nameplate rating, named on the RSA certificates of qualification. The RSA certificate holders are also permitted to shut down the plant named on the certificate and initiate safety procedures when specifically trained and assigned to perform such tasks.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

0.0

Cost

$641.07

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are two offerings of POWR 0143 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 82151

Duration

Mon Mar 20 - Fri Apr 07 (3 weeks)

  • 3 weeks
  • CRN 82151
  • $641.07
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 20 - Apr 07 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Alex Podut

Course outline

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Cost

$641.07

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. For information related to course content, instructional support and instructor contact, click the "CONTACT" link under "MY COURSES" at learn.bcit.ca 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 course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
Status

CRN 82150

Duration

Mon Jan 23 - Fri Feb 10 (3 weeks)

  • 3 weeks
  • CRN 82150
  • $641.07
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 23 - Feb 10 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Alex Podut

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$641.07

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. For information related to course content, instructional support and instructor contact, click the "CONTACT" link under "MY COURSES" at learn.bcit.ca 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 course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course students will be able to demonstrate basic knowledge of:

  • B.C. Refrigeration Safety Legislation
  • Refrigeration Systems
  • Safety Equipment in a refrigeration plant
  • Safety procedures
  • Prepared to write the BCSA examination for RSA certificate

Effective as of Fall 2014

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