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POWR 1210 - 5th Class

Power Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

This course supplements a person's practical qualifying experience (as described in the British Columbia Power Engineers, Boiler, Pressure Vessel and Refrigeration Regulation), by providing the theoretical training. Upon successful completion of this course, plus the requisite qualifying experience, participants will have sufficient skills and knowledge to fulfill the requirements of the Fifth Class Power Engineer's Certificate examinations administered under the BC Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety Program.

Credits

16.0

Cost

$363.00

Spring/Summer 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 24970

Start any time

This is an online learning course. Start any time. You have 52 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$363.00

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Registration must be authorized by the Program Assistant via email: BCIT_Assistant_PowerEngineering@bcit.ca Course materials can be purchased from the BCIT Distance and Online Bookstore Tel: (604) 432-8379 Website: www.bcitbookstore.ca/distance/

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the students will be able to:

  • Fulfill the Interprovincial examination requirements in the subjects of applied science; the BC Act & Regulations; Codes; basic design of heating boilers; boiler fittings; fuels and combustion; boiler controls; boiler operation and maintenance; feedwater treatment; pumps, valves and piping; environmental comfort, heating systems; electricity; plumbing; safety; air compression; basic design of power boilers.
  • Describe the construction, safe operation and minor repairs of commercial building and light industrial heating plant equipment within the scope of a 5th Class.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2011

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2018

Books for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

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Power Eng Boiler Pres Ves & Refrigeration Reg (104/2004)
Author Act
Binding Paperback
Price $9.50
Required

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Power Engineering 5Th Class Textbook Set (Edition 3.2)
Author Panglobal
Copyright 2017
Binding Kit/Set/Package
Price $398.50
Required

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Power Engineering: British Columbia Industrial Legislation Wkbk (May 2010)
Author Powr
Binding Paperback
Price $6.95
Required

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Safety Standards Act (03,039)
Author Act
Binding Paperback
Price $7.50
Required

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Basic Mathematics And Physical Sciences Workbook
Author Panglobal
Binding Spiral
ISBN 978-0-97341-284-0
Price $82.95
Optional

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Calculator Casio Scientific (Fx-260)
Price $15.50
Optional

Extract of CSA standards
Author Pan Global Training Systems Ltd.
Publisher Pan Global Training Systems Ltd.
Copyright 2012
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-92690-042-1
Price $87.95
Optional

Reeds Vol 1: Mathematics for Marine Engineers
Author Kevin Corner, Leslie Jackson, William Embleton
Publisher Thomas Reed
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-40817-555-2
Price $60.95
Optional

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Steam : Its Generation And Use W/Cd
Author Stultz
Copyright 2015
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-96345-702-8
Price $219.95
Optional

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Template General Purpose
Price $7.80
Optional

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