Production Operator for Process Manufacturing

Production Operator for Process Manufacturing introduces both the educational and technical aspects of working in a process manufacturing plant.

Introduces both the educational and technical aspects of working in a process manufacturing plant.

Production line workers with operator and control responsibilities benefit most from this topical training program. After an overview of important, need-to-know pre-technical foundation skills like measurements and safety, students receive intensive instruction principles of electricity, instrumentation and process control equipment, chemistry, and statistical quality control. Preventive maintenance procedures and standard troubleshooting techniques round out the curriculum. Trainees gain the expertise to:

You can work with your Training Consultant to devise an individualized program or follow the complete Production Operator for Process Manufacturing course list below.

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Production Operator for Process Manufacturing Course List

Pre-Technical Foundation Skills

Basic Industrial MathBlock X21
Addition and Subtraction 186008
Multiplication and Division 186009
Fractions, Percents, Proportions, and Angles 186010
Metric System 186011
Formulas 186012
Introduction to Algebra 186013
Practical MeasurementsBlock X22
Linear and Distance Measurement 186021
Bulk Measurement 186022
Temperature Measurement 186023
Energy, Force, and Power 186024
Fluid Measurement 186025
Trades Safety: Getting Started186001
Working Safely with Chemicals186002
Fire Safety186003
Material Handling Safety186006
Electrical Safety for the Trades186005
Working Safely with Electricity (Video)VB06XX

Instrumentation and Process Control Principles

Nature of Electricity086001
Circuit Analysis and Ohm's Law086002
Conductors, Insulators, and Batteries086005
Alernating Current086007
Alternating Current Circuits086008
Heat, Part 1686001
Heat, Part 2686002
Pneumatic Instrumentation for the Technician286M01
Control Technology for Technicians286M04
Principles of Automatic Process Control Instruments6305A-B
Automatic Process Control Valves6307
Process Pressure Measuring and Control Instruments6309A-B
Fluid Flow Measuring and Control Instruments6308A-B
Temperature Measuring and Control Instruments6306A-B
Fiber Optics086000
Electronic Sensors086022

Concepts of Chemistry and Quality Control

Elements of Chemistry5011
Engineering Chemistry5012
Precision Measuring Instruments, Part 1186068
Precision Measuring Instruments, Part 2186069
Precision Measuring Instruments, Part 3186070
Properties of Materials686005
Quality Control for the Technician38600
Preventive Maintenance286085
Preventive Maintenance Techniques286086
Predictive Maintenance286087
Statistical Process Control: An Operator's Guide (Video)VB02XX

Estimated Program Duration: 476 hours (excluding videos).

Number of Exams: 71.

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