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Advanced Power Engineering Concepts Textbook Set (USCS) [Ed. 2.0]Price $557.10
Advanced Power Engineering Concepts learning materials are designed to be used in self-directed learning, in distance-learning delivery, and for delivery within more traditional classroom-based programs.
The Advanced course material is often delivered as a 1-year Certificate program or as a 2-year Associate Degree program through Colleges, Technical Institutes, and Universities across North America.
The set is comprised of 60 modules in 4 volumes and meets the knowledge requirements of NIULPE.
The 60 topic modules cover the full range of basic knowledge required by a senior operator in a steam or refrigeration plant. The topics include, but are not limited to: Applied mechanics and material sciences; Boilers design, construction, operation, maintenance and ancillary equipment; Controls and Instrumentation; Pumps and Compressors; Prime Movers, and Refrigeration.
There are also a number of supplementary Learning Activities available for viewing on line.
Power Engineering Training Systems learning material were developed in collaboration with appropriate industry, educator, and regulatory body input. This ensures that the courseware aligns with current industry needs, has value as an educational tool, and meets the knowledge requirements of the local jurisdictional examinations.View NUILPE CertificationPurchase Only
Essentials of Power Engineering Textbook Set (USCS) [Ed 2]Price $520.15
Entry level Power Engineers work in a wide range of plant environments: power generation, chemical, petrochemical, pulp/paper/wood product, manufacturing, and food and beverage processing.
The Essentials Textbook Set is structured to prepare students for an introductory role as a Power Engineer and to meet the local jurisdictional testing requirements. The Essentials Textbook Set is approved by NIULPE.
This set contains 4 books (two for Part A and two for Part B).
Please check directly with your jurisdictional accrediting authority to confirm the exact credit given toward your certification for completion of a course of study involving this learning material.
This version of the 2.0 Edition also includes unique access to additional online resources including both learning media and computer graded Self Assessments.
The self assessments include:
- Chapter Tests – 576 unique tests (3 for each chapter with 10 questions each)
- Unit Tests – 90 unique tests (3 for each unit with 20 questions each)
- Comprehensive (Part A, Part B) Tests – 6 unique tests (3 for each Exam with 150 questions each)
Essentials of Power Engineering Workbook Set (USCS) [Ed. 2]Price $215.07
The Essentials of Power Engineering Workbooks challenge and reinforce the learner's understanding of the Essentials textbook materials.
The workbooks contain a number of assignments, some of which contain worked solutions with which the student can check their understanding. Other assignments contained in the workbooks do not have solutions provided, and are intended for use by instructors.
This complete workbook set consists of:
- 2 Part "A" Workbooks
- 2 Part "B" Workbooks
Fundamental Physical Science Workbook (USCS)Price $111.80A valuable self-study resource for those requiring additional practice with basic mathematics and physical sciences questions at the 4th Class and 3rd Class levels of study. Contains over 600 problems and worked solutions from 25 Power Engineering areas. This workbook is intended for use by operators who need extra practice with mathematics. This workbook was written for people who learn best through repeated practice of problem-solving skills. Power Engineers refreshing their skills or upgrading their license will find this workbook extremely useful, as will freshman Engineering and Industrial Technologies students.This 245 page workbook contains over 600 problems and worked solutions from 25 subject areas. Designed as a study aid, it is intended for use as a supplement to core course resources. Problems in each chapter are presented in graduated series (easiest to hardest), making the workbook easy to use.OutlinePurchase Only
Gas Turbines and Combined Cycles (Bismark) (USCS)Price $146.85
This text provides an operational overview of typical gas turbine designs, operating principles and arrangements. It includes a discussion of gas turbine auxiliaries with an emphasis on operations and maintenance. An overview of cogeneration configurations, components, systems and operations is provided.Purchase Only
High Pressure Power Engineering Set (USCS)Price $382.77
This 3-volume set has been reviewed by NIULPE and acknowledged as meeting the knowledge requirements tested for in the NIULPE 4th Class Power Engineer certification examination.
These learning materials are suitable for use in a self-directed learning program, however, managed learning support is also available.
Purchase of the textbook set also includes 12 months unique access to additional online resources, including both learning media and computer graded Self Assessments.
For a comprehensive outline of each book and the topics included in the 4th Class textbook set.
Introductory Applied Mechanics (USCS)Price $301.29
This set contains Introductory Applied Mechanics,
Force & Motion Topics:
Machines, Stress & Fluids Topics:
- This section includes a review of the algebra, trigonometry and vector skills required for a non-calculus treatment of static equilibrium, friction, linear and angular motion, and linear and rotational kinetics. Also included are chapters on centripetal force and motion, and work, energy and power. All of the concepts are supported by solved examples, and over 100 solved problems at the 3rd, 2nd, and 1st Class Power Engineering levels.
- This section introduces the student to the analysis of simple machines, momentum, reciprocating and spring motion, simple harmonic motion, stress and strain, shear force and bending moment in beams, stress in beams, torsion in shafts, and fluid pressure, flow and power. As in Volume I, the concepts are illustrated with solved examples and solved problems at the 3rd, 2nd and 1st Class Power Engineering Levels.
- Force & Motion Topics:
- Machines, Stress & Fluids Topics:
Massachusetts 2nd Class Fireman (USCS) [Ed 1.0]Price $239.70
This study guide has been approved by the Massachusetts Department of Public Safety is a primary examination reference materials for the States second class Fireman's license as well as all subsequent licenses.Purchase Only
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Refrigeration Plant Operator-Book 1 [Ed. 4]Price C$81.00
Refrigeration Plant Operator Edition 4 - Book 1 Refrigeration Plant Basics – eBook
Book 1: Refrigeration Plant Basics
Refrigeration Plant Basics is the first book in the Refrigeration Plant Operator Series which comprises of four books. The first unit covers the legislation, codes, and standards applicable to refrigeration. The second unit consists of six chapters that cover plant safety programs, the handling of dangerous materials, and an in-depth examination of fire safety and fire suppression equipment.
By the end of this book, you will have a good understanding of which codes and legislation are applicable to the refrigeration industry. You will also have a good working knowledge of safety aspects for refrigeration plants.
Purchase the eBook. With this purchase, you will receive 6 months of access to online learning media and self‐assessments.
This product is also available as a Textbook.
Important Note: The Refrigeration Plant Operator Edition 4 set is the only single source of learning materials that encompasses the topics required to successfully prepare for the following examinations:
- The interprovincial Refrigeration Operator Certificate of Competency
- The TSSA Refrigeration Operator Class B Operating Engineer Certification
Steam Turbines and Auxiliaries (Bismark) (USCS)Price $146.85
This text provides an operational overview of steam turbine design, construction, operations and maintenance. It includes a discussion of steam turbine auxiliaries with an emphasis on condensers. An applied theoretical treatment of rotating equipment maintenance and monitoring is also included.Purchase Only
Water Purification and Treatment (Bismark) (USCS)Price $146.85
This text begins with a review of important chemical concepts required for an understanding of industrial water treatment, including corrosion principles. The operational aspects of water treatment are then overviewed with an emphasis on pretreatment, boiler and non-boiler water, internal treatment and wastewater treatment. A practical overview in plant water analysis is also provided.Purchase Only