Process Burner Operator Training (PB171) Course
Students will learn safe process burner operation. This course includes 2 days in the classroom learning the basics of process burners and 1 day in John Zink Hamworthy Combustion’s world class test facility with hands-on burner operation in a process heater. Students will also get to troubleshoot typical problems and learn routine burner maintenance.
Students attending PB171 should bring the following Personal Protection Equipment (PPE):
- Full flame retardant coveralls
- Steel toe footwear
- Eyewear – safety type Z-87, with side shields
Safety glasses, hard hat, gloves and ear protection will be provided by the John Zink Institute.
Some Topics Covered During the Course Included:
- Combustion Fundamentals
- Combustion Safety
- Burner Fundamentals
- Heater Operations
- Test Procedures
- Hands-on Burner Operation