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Training

Boiler Operation Accreditation Scheme (BOAS) 5yr Renewal - Operator and Manager (SHELL boilers only)

Course details

  • Course code: D6AR
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Cost: £760 (+VAT). Plus KIWA registration and assessment fees (v5.3 KIWA fees – July 2018) + VAT (£475 for Operators / shell boilers or £525 for Managers / shell boilers. Other fees may also be applicable, we will advise on booking)[2]

who is it for?

Qualified boiler operators and boiler plant managers/supervisors who have taken the BOAS course and are already entitled to use the designatory letters "Cert IBO" and "Dip BOM" respectively.

For new/inexperienced boiler operators, see D6 course. For boiler operators and managers wishing to obtain a BOAS qualification, see D6A course.

What is it about?

This is a renewal course for boiler operators and managers/supervisors who are already accredited within the BOAS. The renewal course should be taken on the 5th anniversary of gaining the BOAS award and 5 yearly thereafter [1].

Course Objectives

  • To train and prepare candidates for the BOAS accreditation
  • To promote safety and energy efficiency in the boiler house with due regard to environmental aspects and legal requirements

The syllabus will contain information on the following topics

  • Steam fundamentals
  • Fuel types
  • Combustion
  • Feedwater
  • Boiler controls and instrumentation
  • Operation of boilers
  • Safety & legal requirements
  • Boiler efficiency

Location

Cheltenham 

Pre-Requisites

Essential: You must already hold the BOAS qualification. Supply of paperwork


Recommended: Completion of pre-reading (supplied by ourselves)

Times

This course starts at 9:00am on the first day and finishes at 4:00pm on the second day.

Notes

[1] Based on current CEA guidelines but may be subject to change.
[2] KIWA fees may be subject to change, you will be notified at time of booking  

 

*Please note from 2020 the costs for this course will be as follows:  £760 (+ VAT) Plus KIWA registration and assessment fees (£485 for Operators /shell boilers or £535 for Managers /shell boilers, £150+VAT for dual award (Operator/ Manager) other fees may also be applicable, we will advise on booking)

Upcoming courses

Start Date Duration Location Register
04/12/2019 3 Days Cheltenham
20/01/2020 3 Days Cheltenham
10/02/2020 3 Days Cheltenham
29/04/2020 3 Days Cheltenham
29/05/2020 3 Days Cheltenham
16/06/2020 3 Days Cheltenham
17/08/2020 3 Days Cheltenham
01/09/2020 3 Days Cheltenham
24/11/2020 3 Days Cheltenham

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Spirax Sarco, UK Steam Technology Centre, Charlton House, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53 8ER

01242 535 211

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