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SI 428A - SI 428A Course Description

SI:428A Introduction to Boiler Operation
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CLN 881

20 hours
2 CEU credits

Course Description
This course is an introduction to the operation of boilers. It is designed for engineers and other technical persons responsible for inspecting boilers. The course focuses on the major components of boilers and how boilers operate to produce steam, heat and electricity.

Major topics

    • Basic components
    • Combustion principles
    • Efficiency calculations
    • Burning fuel with air
    • Air pollution emissions and control techniques
    • Fire-tube and water-tube boilers
If you want to receive CEU credits for the course, you must be a Registered APTI user and will be required to provide a PIN upon passing the test. If you do not remember your PIN, contact Eric Crump. If you are a new user, it is recommended that you complete the Training Application Form at the beginning of the course, as it may take several days to process the application. If the PIN you select has already been used, we will notify you.








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