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POWR 0142 - Power Engineering Boiler Safety Awareness

Power Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

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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

$450.61

Winter 2021

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2021 term.

CRN 82148

Mon Jan 04 - Fri Jan 15 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Jan 15 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$450.61

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 in myBCIT.

CRN 82149

Mon Apr 12 - Fri Apr 23 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 12 - Apr 23 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$450.61

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 in myBCIT.

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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