Thermal Production Operations Level B - THRM 213Learn more and register
SAIT Polytechnic's Thermal Production Operations Level B course includes 32 modules which provide an introduction to recovery processes and heavy oil treatment techniques. This course consists of a theory component and knowledge self-assessments (quizzes and final exam.) It is delivered in an interactive, self-paced, online format supported by phone, email and in-person (at SAIT Calgary) access to dedicated, industry-experienced tutors.
Who Will Benefit From This Course?SAIT Thermal Production Operations courses (Level A-D) are designed for junior-to-intermediate operators and will benefit any operator requiring foundational knowledge in thermal process/SAGD operations. This training will be a valuable addition to operators seeking to upgrade their skills to further their professional development and career progression, and to prepare for subsequent on-the-job training within an operating environment.
This modular training is also an excellent professional development opportunity for individuals working in various roles, facilities and industry sectors who require an understanding of selective aspects of thermal process/SAGD operations such as: Chemical Representative Fired Heater Operator First to Fourth Class Power Engineer Heavy Oil Pad Operator Support Staff Water Treatment Operator
Where Can This Training Be Applied?Heavy Oil Processing Plants Oil Sands Mines
To What Type of Facilities Can This Training Be Applied?Heavy Oil with Associated Gas Treatment Plants Oil Sands Mines SAGD Facilities Stream Plants
CertificationSAIT offers a Thermal Production Operations certificate of achievement for completion of levels A-D (a total of 128 modules) within a five-year period. For more information contact the Distance Education Office.