Boiler and Receiver Safety Courses
(BPV1)Water-tube Boilers Safety

This course provides boiler operators with knowledge of the construction, operation, maintenance and safety of various watertube steam boilers and steam receivers used in industries.

This course is recognized by the Labour Department. Upon successful completion of this course, participants are exempted from taking the certificate of competency examination for water-tube boilers conducted by the Labour Department.

1. Operation and construction details of different types of water-tube stream boilers
2. Accessories and meters of water tube stream boilers
3. Construction details and management of boiler equipment
4. Instrumentation and control systems for highlyrated automated water-tube steam boilers and their operations
5. Operations and maintenance of boilers
6. Causes of common defects and handling of emergency incidents of steam boilers
7. Fire prevention equipment and measures
Duration (Hour): 27 hours plus end-of-course written examination
Instructor: Professionals
Language: Cantonese supplemented with Chinese notes
Prerequisites: Preferable Form 3 or above; Operating experience of water-tube boilers as an assistant
Remark: ● Award of Certificate: At least 80% class attendance and a pass in end-of-course examination
● Students who do not have sufficient attendance is not allowed to attend the examination
● Students who are absent from the class, late or earlier for more than 30 minutes in a class will be regarded as absent for that session of the course
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Course Code Original Fee
GCG Member Fee/
OSH Ambassador Fee
Venue Start Date
Class Date Time Apply individual
BPV1/23/B 2390 2150 1670 North Point 12/04/2023 12/04,19/04,26/04,
(Exam Date:14/06/2023)
BPV1/23/C 2390 2150 1670 North Point 12/07/2023 12/07,19/07,26/07
(Exam Date:13/09/2023)