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Licence to Operate Steam Turbine

Licence to Operate Steam Turbine

  • Duration5 Days
  • Competency

    UEPOPL001 - Licence to operate a steam turbine

  • Location

    Onsite

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Course Overview

This course is designed to ensure that participants have the skills and knowledge required to operate a steam turbine for licensing purposes, and covers the operation of any steam turbine (except a steam turbine that produces a power output of less than 500 kW).

This course requires the operator to plan the work, carry out pre-operational safety checks, start the steam turbine, monitor steam turbine operation, and shut-down the steam turbine.

This course is based upon the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.

WorkSafe Connect offers this course at client sites, for employer groups only. The course is tailored to the specific equipment on site.

Performance Criteria

  • Plan work
  • Start-up steam turbine
  • Monitor steam turbine operation
  • Shutdown steam turbine

Course Outline

  • Accurate recording and maintenance of information relating to operation of a steam turbine
  • Compliance with legislation, regulations, standards, codes of practice and established safe practices and procedures for starting, operating, shutting down and maintaining a steam turbine
  • Diagnostic and testing techniques as applied to steam turbines
  • Efficient and safe conduct when starting, operating, shutting down and maintaining a steam turbine
  • Use of appropriate communication techniques with colleagues and others
  • Use of relevant tools and equipment
  • Verification of problems and steam turbine equipment faults and demonstrate appropriate response procedures
  • Basic principles of heat transfer and thermodynamics
  • WHS legislation, regulations, standards and codes of practice relevant to the full range of techniques for operating steam turbines
  • Confined space awareness and the limits for entry into a confined space.
  • Environmental protection requirements relating to the disposal of waste material and storage of environmentally hazardous materials
  • Established communication channels and protocols in the workplace
  • Safety data sheets and material handling methods
  • Organisational and workplace standards, requirements, policies and procedures
  • Procedures for the recording, reporting and maintenance of workplace records and information
  • Understanding of the hierarchy of hazard identification and control
  • Typical routine problems encountered in the process and with equipment and adjustments required for correction

Locations

Townsville

327 Bayswater Road
Garbutt
Townsville
QLD 4814

Brisbane

Gate 2, Building 1
Construction Training Centre
460-492 Beaudesert Road
Salisbury, Brisbane
QLD 4107

Gold Coast

1 Habana Street
Helensvale
Queensland 4212



Course ID: 521 - Licence to Operate Steam Turbine

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