Unit 04 Textbook – Introduction to Plant and Fire Safety – USCS
Facility Operator Series Unit 4: Introduction to Plant and Fire Safety
Introduction to Plant and Fire Safety emphasizes the need for operational safety of energy plants. Prior to initial commissioning, the main safety considerations focus on equipment and system design. A well thought out safety program integrates equipment and technology operation with operator understanding of conditions and hazards to protect both equipment and systems from failure.
This is Unit 4 of the 25-unit Facility Operator Series and prepares you for the NIULPE Topic based certification examination.
Please note that this product is published with United States customary (USCS) units of measurement.
Topics covered by Introduction to Plant and Fire Safety include:
- Introduction to plant safety
- Plant safety programs
- Handling of dangerous materials
- Plant fire safety
- Fire extinguishing methods and equipment