Boiler and Steam System Operations

An Intensive 5-Day Online Training Course

Boiler and Steam System Operations

Performance, Efficiency, Troubleshooting, Heat Recovery & Optimization

Scheduled Dates

14 - 18 Oct 2024 Online $3,950
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Why Choose this Training Course?

Why Choose this Training Course?

This Boiler and Steam System Operations online training course is designed to provide up to date operation and maintenance strategies of industrial boilers and steam turbines. This online training course entails a study of steam and thermal laws applied to industrial processes followed by an illustration of the design, operation and maintenance of steam turbines and plants, and their related aspects. The aim of this PetroKnowledge online training course is to provide a satisfactory approach to the problems posed by steam turbines and the means to solve them.

Highlights of the online training course include:

  • Understanding of proper operation and monitoring techniques as applied to steam turbines
  • Ability to put in place measures to quantify equipment condition
  • Identify and specify new steam turbine plant

What are the Goals?

What are the Goals?

By the end of this online training course, participants will be able to:

  • An understanding of the construction of boilers and steam turbines
  • Familiarity with operational constraints of boilers and steam turbines
  • Insight of best practices of operation and maintenance of those equipment
  • Knowledge of how to optimally maintain these equipment for the benefit of the company
  • Hints and tips for practical application of monitoring technologies so as to achieve the best results

How will this Training Course be Presented?

This PetroKnowledge online training course will utilize a variety of proven online learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension, retention of the information presented. The training course is conducted online via an Advanced Virtual Learning Platform in the comfort of your choice location

Daily Agenda

Day One: Fundamentals of Boilers and Steam Turbine Systems

  • Design and Operation of Industrial Boilers
  • Technical Characteristics of Boiler Systems
  • Steam Turbine Design and Construction
  • Operation of Steam Turbine and Efficiency Calculations
  • Workshop: Boilers Problems & Solutions

Day Two: Monitoring and Inspection of Steam Turbines

  • Turbine Safety and Control Systems: Over-speed, Over-pressure & Lubrication
  • Condition Monitoring: Vibration, Lube Oil Temperature, Bearing Degradation
  • Installation, Start Up, Commissioning and Maintenance
  • Inspection and Performance Testing
  • Workshop: Steam Turbine Problems & Solutions

Day Three: Heat Recovery and Cogeneration Systems

  • Steam Turbine Associated Equipment: Heat Exchangers & Pumps
  • Steam Turbine in Power Plant Operation
  • Comparison with Gas Turbine Systems
  • Combined Heat & Power Generation
  • Summary & Conclusions

Day Four: Gas Turbine and Auxilliaries

  • Generators
  • Combustio Chamber and Ignition
  • Fuel Gas and Fuel Oil System
  • Gas Turbine Oil system
  • Lube oil and Generator Cooling system
  • Compressor and Air Intake System
  • Transformers
  • HRSG Steam turbines

Day Five: Generator Issues and Protection

  • Simplified Single Line Diagram
  • Performance of Synchronous Machines
  • Classification of Generator Tripping
  • Class A, B, C Protection
  • Faults and locations
  • Electrical issues protection
  • Mechanical integrity protection – Bearings, Thermal Overload Stator and Rotor, Rotor Distortion, Vibration Protection
  • Auxilliary failures
  • Tripping, SLD and Trip Matrix
  • Summary & Conclusions


  • On successful completion of this online training course, a PetroKnowledge E-Certificate will be awarded to the delegates

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I register for a training course?

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to

When and how do I arrange payments?

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

When should I expect to receive confirmation of registration?

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

Is there a discount for more than one registrant/course?

For corporate fees and group registration, please send your query to

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