City & Guilds 9848-03 Certificate in Coal Fired Power Plant Operations Part 3

Course Overview

This course is for experienced Assistant Unit Operators or aspiring Unit Operators/existing Unit Operators.

It covers the underpinning knowledge requirements of the Level 3 NVQ standards in Power Plant Operation and could be tailored to include NVQ assessments.

Course details

Duration
10.0 days
Capacity
5 people
Price
£4135.00
Course Location
Ratcliffe-on-Soar (Nottingham)
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Course Content

This course is taught through class room and practical exercises, thanks to our simulators, it focusses on the core principles of coal and oil fired power plant operation, including: 

  • Thermodynamics
  • Boilers
  • Methods of firing
  • Turbine plant
  • Condensers and C.W. systems
  • Feed systems
  • Combustion
  • Electrical theory
  • Alternators
  • Water treatment/chemical control
  • Optimisation and efficiency
  • Safety, plant care and fire systems
  • Simulator exercises – Revision of plant start-up control
  • Control of plant during excursions and emergency situations, control of output to achieve emergency
  • Generation targets
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Course Prerequisites

Candidates should first have attended and passed the City & Guilds 9848-02 Certificate in Coal Fired Power Plant Operations Part 2 course.

The Part 3 course will build upon what was learnt in Part 1 so it is expected that all candidates will recall what was taught in Part 2.

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