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POWR 1218 - Third Class Part B Paper 2

Power Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

This course suppliements a person's practical qualifying experience (as described in the British Columbia Power Engineers, Boiler, Pressuer Vessel and Refrigeration Regulation) by providing the theoretical training required to enable graduates to challenge the Inerprovincial Standardized Power Engineer's examination for Part B - Paper 2 of a Third Class Power Engineer's Certificate. On successful completion of this course, as well as courses POWR 1215, POWR 1216, and POWR 1217, plus the requisite qualifying experience, participants will have sufficient skills and knowledge to fulfil the requirements of the Third Class Power Engineer's Certificate examinations examinations administered under the British Columbia Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety Program. Graduates should be able to apply the knowledge learned in this study program in improving their abilities to operate plant equipment within the scope of a Third Class Power Engineer's Certificate. Topics include lubrication, steam turbines, gas turbines, refrigeration.

Credits

8.0

Cost

$182.50

Winter 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2018 term.

CRN 19856

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

$182.50

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This course must be registered with POWR 1217 unless a student has already completed POWR 1217 with BCIT. Registration must be authorized by the Program Assistant via email: BCIT_Assistant_PowerEngineering@bcit.ca. Contact the bookstore regarding materials either online or by calling 604 432 8379.

Spring/Summer 2018

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

CRN 24988

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

$182.50

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This course must be registered with POWR 1217. 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/

Online registration for this course offering is not available. However, you can still register via phone, mail or in person.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, course participants will be able to:

  • Fulfill the Interprovincial examination requirements in the subjects of lubrication, steam turbines, gas turbines, internal combustion engines, air compression, and refrigeration.
  • Describe the applications and maintenance requirements of various lubricants employed with power plant machinery.
  • Describe the principles of operation, construction details and operating procedures for various types of steam turbines.
  • Describe the principles of operation, construction details and operating procedures for steam turbine auxiliary systems and equipment.
  • Describe the principles of operation, construction details and operating procedures for typical industrial gas turbines.
  • Describe the principles of operation, construction details, troubleshooting and operating procedures for typical industrial internal combustion engines.
  • Describe the principles of operation, construction details and operating procedures for typical industrial air compressors.
  • Describe the principles of operation, construction details and operating procedures for typical industrial compression and absorption refrigeration systems.

Effective as of Fall 2003

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