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POWR 0142 - Power Engineering Boiler Safety Awareness

Power Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

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.

Credits

0.0

Cost

$433.02

Winter 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 82149

Mon Mar 11 - Fri Mar 22 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 11 - Mar 22 Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu Online

Instructor

Ritchie Diopita

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$433.02

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. For information related to course content, instructional support and instructor contact, click the "CONTACT" link under "MY COURSES" at https://learn.bcit.ca 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.

Spring/Summer 2019

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.

CRN 63452

Mon Apr 15 - Tue Apr 30 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 15 - Apr 30 Mon - Fri Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$433.02

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Please note that instructor will not be available April 19th and 22nd due to statutory holidays. For information related to course content, instructional support and instructor contacts, click the "CONTENT" link under "my courses" at: https://learn.bcit.ca 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.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 20 at 9:00 am (PST)

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CRN 63453

Mon May 13 - Mon May 27 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 13 - May 27 Mon - Fri Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$433.02

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Please note the instructor will not be available on May 20th due to a statutory holiday. For information related to course content, instructional support and instructor contacts, click the "CONTENT" link under "my courses" at: https://learn.bcit.ca 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.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 20 at 9:00 am (PST)

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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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