Process Plant Operator Induction Course
What you'll learn
- Define the production plant & production systems.
- Types of production organizations and future opportunities
- Operational organization’s structure and plant layout.
- Process plant operations staff.
- Process plant operator lifestyle.
- Process plant operator’s roles and responsibilities.
- The required skills and knowledge for competent plant operator.
- The importance of safety awareness in process plant.
- The passion to be a process plant operator
- Willingness to learn .
Working as process plant operator is a big challenge but it is rewarding and stable career in the same time as this role is very common and required in many fields and sectors within different industries. So you have a wide variety of choices and career opportunities in areas like oil and gas , power plant, chemical industries , oil refineries, petrochemicals , liquified natural gas , water treatment ,pharmaceuticals ,fertilizers ,cement, food and beverage and many other industries.
If you think to start your career as a process plant operator you need to know many things about this role and the work environment before taking your decision to join. This course will help you to recognize all what you need to know about the work in process plant operations and production environment.
Nothing is better than learning from somebody who has the experience in this field that's why you will learn in this course by examples from real life plants as I tried my best to transfer what is going on in the real production plants to be more specific , realistic and approachable.
This course will start with you from the beginning to recognize the production plant and production systems in addition to some other important definitions related to the plant operations and production environment to be aware of your workplace.
Then It will go deeper to tell you more about the plant operations common staff to know the different people you will deal with and also the different work styles and how life goes inside this field as it will affect your social life.
Furthermore, the most important parts in this course when you learn in details the plant operator main roles and responsibilities beside the three sets of skills you need to develop and the knowledge you need to have to be a competent plant operator.
Finally this job is not only to be done competently but also must be done safely as working in process plant operation is very risky and the operator is exposed to many types of hazards that's why the last part of this course will focus on the importance of working safely to protect yourself .others, equipment and environment.
This course is supported by photos and videos from real life plants to help you to understand ,realize and see what you will find if you join this career.
Who this course is for:
- Anyone who thinks to start his/her career in process plant operations
- Undergraduate students
- Fresh graduates
Hi my name is Hossam Salama and I am your trainer for this course.
I am a chemical engineer with 13 years of hands-on production experience in process plant operations with major production organizations in different countries.
I have a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering, Diploma of Process Plant Technology, Diploma in Environmental Management, Australian Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and Australian Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety.
Over my career I played several roles as a production member which enriched my technical background such as field operator, control room operator, shift supervisor, operation engineer and process trainer and assessor.
My operational background has been gained through working in Petrochemical plants, Power generation plants, Utilities and chemical industry plants.
I did my best to make this course in a very simple and concise way using examples from my practical experience to be more realistic and approachable .
I hope that meet your expectations and add something valuable to you.
I wish you best of luck.