Power Engineering Fourth Class Lab - PWEN 005Learn more and register
This comprehensive power engineering lab is intended for students who have completed power engineering theory courses but do not have six months experience necessary to write ABSA's 4th Class Part B exam.
Gain valuable hands on instruction in boiler construction and design, parts and fittings, operations, feedwater treatment, piping and valves, prime movers, pumps and compressors, controls and instrumentation, heating boilers, heating systems and heating boiler controls. We'll also cover compression refrigeration systems, psychometrics of air, boiler maintenance, electricity, and you'll learn to operate a zeolite softener, the Coppus Turbine and generator unit and variable speed pumps.
Students are required to take a Safety Orientation course (SAFE-160) on the first day of class.
- One of:
- PWEN 002 and PWEN 112
- PWEN 220