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POWR 0143 - Power Engineering Refrigeration Safety

Power Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

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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.

Credits

0.0

Cost

$616.22

Fall 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 41664

Mon Nov 16 - Fri Dec 04 3 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Nov 16 - Dec 04 Online Online Delivery

Instructor

Alex Podut

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$616.22

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. For information related to course content, instructional support and instructor contacts, click the "CONTENT" link under "my courses" at: https://learn.bcit.ca For assistance, please call: 604-456-8027 or e-mail soepts@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 your myBCIT.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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In Progress

Winter 2021

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

CRN 82150

Mon Jan 18 - Fri Feb 05 3 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 18 - Feb 05 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$616.22

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 82151

Mon Apr 12 - Fri Apr 30 3 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 12 - Apr 30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$616.22

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 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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