September 2016 High Pressure Boiler Operator Course Offered

August 12, 2016


Central Maine Community College will offer a High Pressure Boiler Operator course on Monday evenings, September 12 through December 5, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  

The course provides participants with the knowledge and techniques to operate a steam generating plant in a safe and efficient manner. Basics of boiler design and control are emphasized as well as the importance of feed water treatment. Topics include day-to-day operations, steam turbine control and power generation, and environmental control parameters to meet emission requirements. The safe handling and combustion of natural gas, fuel oil, coal and wood fuel is covered. The course offers a practical approach to power plant operation and is designed to prepare the student for the state high pressure boiler operator licensing exam. Some experience in the field is required in order to sit for the state license.

The cost is $599.00 and includes all materials and books. For more information or to register online please visit,  You may also contact the Corporate & Community Services at CMCC by calling 207-755-5282 or emailing Registration deadline for this program is September 6.