With a curriculum created to help provide organizations with new skills to reduce energy costs and improve the safety and efficiency of steam plant operations, Spirax Sarco, Blytheswood, S.C., will offer training in steam systems at five sites throughout the year. The company’s training centers are located in Columbia, S.C., Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, and Allentown, Pa.

Classes in the 2013 schedule include:

  • Heat transfer fundamentals.
  • Fundamentals of steam utilization.
  • Steam traps and condensate pumps.
  • Pressure and temperature controls.
  • Steam system design.
  • Metering and industrial fluids.
  • Clean steam utilization.

Each program is designed for steam users involved in engineering, operation and maintenance. Areas covered include energy management, operations, piping and process design, project engineering, process engineering and maintenance. Practical demonstrations of capability of boilers, steam traps, condensate pumps, heat exchangers, valves, instrument and controls are performed in fully-equipped steam laboratories.

Registration details are available online.