Process Control Valves - Operation, Maintenance And Inspection: Scqf Level 6
|20 Jun - 22 Jun 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£795.00 + VAT||Altens Training Centre||6|
|31 Aug - 02 Sep 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£795.00 + VAT||Altens Training Centre||6|
|30 Nov - 02 Dec 2022||08:30 - 16:30||£795.00 + VAT||Altens Training Centre||6|
About this course
This course is a Credit Rated and Levelled course which leads to a formal qualification upon completion. The course is recognised within the SCQF framework and contributes to an individual’s Continued Professional Development (CPD).
Target Audience Technicians and Engineers, not necessarily with an Instrument background, who require an overview of Process Control Valve operation, maintenance and inspection.
Key Learning Outcomes
- Demonstrate the ability to safely work on Process control valves.
- Demonstrate how to maintain, inspect, replace and test control valves and associated components.
- Understand the basic principles of process control valves.
- Design, construction and operating principles of typical, process control valves
- Pneumatic actuator function and design (sliding stem and rotary)
- Valve positioner theory and operation (includes calibration checks, split-range operation)
- Control Valve selection and basic sizing principles for valves and actuators
- Strip-down, inspection and reassembly of sliding-stem, pneumatic, process control valves
- Includes safety requirements, bench-setting and valve positioner alignment/calibration including set up for split-range operation
- Further field-checking of electro-pneumatic positioners and checks using Hart communicator
- Familiarisation of control valve installation details on operational plant
Each delegate will undertake a multiple-choice examination paper to demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes detailed above.
SCQF Credit Rated & Levelled Certificate.
Required Instructor Qualification/Experience
- SVQ Level 3 in Instrumentation Engineering or equivalent
- Qualification/ • Minimum 5 years relevant industry experience Experience
- A1 or equivalent Workplace Assessor
- ASET approved Training Instructor
4/8, course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.
Delegates are required to supply their own PPE.
Notes to Customers
To set up a course specifically for your company, or if the dates above are not suitable, please contact the ASET Customer Service Team for additional dates.
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