The BCIT Power Lab course will provide a Power Engineer Trainee with the specific practical skills necessary for the safe and efficient operation of a steam plant. The BCIT Power Lab course will consist of practical training totalling 200 hours which will complement the student's education. The trainee will perform various operating routines and maintenance practices. Assignments will require research and practice which will include competency based evaluations. Successful completion of this course combined with the BCIT Letter of Completion for the 4th Class (Part A and Part B) will allow the student to apply to write Inter-Provincial Examinations with the BC Safety Authority.
Students must have completed Fourth Class Part A Paper 1 (POWR 1213), and must be half way through Fourth Class Part B (POWR 1214) or completed a technical background from a related Engineering Program and have English 11 or completion of a BCIT English pre-test.
Below is one offering of POWR 0250 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.
Mon May 30 - Fri Jun 24 (4 weeks)
- 4 weeks
- CRN 60734
Class meeting times
|May 30 - Jun 24||Mon - Fri||07:00 - 17:45||Burnaby|
|May 30||Mon||07:00 - 13:30||Burnaby|
|May 31 - Jun 24||Mon - Fri||07:00 - 12:00||Burnaby|
Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.
- Departmental approval needed
No online or phone registration allowed on this section. To receive more detailed information and application instructions, send an email (including your name and student ID) requesting information for this course to: BCIT_Assistant_PowerEngineering@bcit.ca Students are added to a waitlist and are notified via email of approval to register. Please read the FAQ in the description above for further details. Students will need: hard hat, steel toe shoes, safety glasses, coveralls, gloves and PanGlobal PE 4th Class Textbooks (Edition 3.0)
This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Apply to write Inter-Provincial Examinations with the BC Safety Authority.
Effective as of Spring/Summer 2011
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