A five-day course offering basic steam boiler operator training will be held December 15-19 at Spirax Sarco’s training facility in Blythewood, S.C.

Attendees can learn about industrial steam boiler operation, maintenance and troubleshooting. Information will be included on modern boiler water treatment practices, construction and repair methods, waste heat recovery, controls, fuels and draft. The training course is designed for steam plant operations, steam plant maintenance personnel and anyone associated with energy conversion. Instructor Byron Nichols also will cover common boiler auxiliaries and operating techniques.

Following the course on December 19, the American Society of Power Engineers will provide testing on the Entry Level 3 class through to the Chief Engineering Level for those who qualify.

For more information, visit www.spiraxsarco.com.