Offering a number of training program options for Managers and Operators.

PREMIER WATER & ENERGY TECHNOLOGY, INC. offers a number of training program options for Managers and Operators. Training is available for Basic Chemistry, External Treatment, Boiler Water Treatment, Cooling Water and Closed System Treatment, and Health, Safety & Regulation. Every Training Session is customized to meet individual or group goals.

Upcoming Trainings at the Aquafuelicity Catalyst Center

JULY – ASHRAE 188

AUGUST – BOILER WATER

SEPTEMBER – COOLING WATER

OCTOBER – FUNDAMENTALS OF WATER

NOVEMBER –  PRE-TREATMENT

DECEMBER –  TESTING & MONITORING

To register for a class, schedule a local training, questions, or request training on a topic not listed – call our office at 904-268-1152 x116.

Catalyst Center

Aquafuelicity University is Premier Water & Energy Technology, Inc.’s comprehensive training platform.  It encompasses a wide variety of water and energy related education and training tools specifically designed to meet the needs of Owners, Managers, and Operators.

In the Catalyst Center, comprehensive Water Treatment training programs are offered for the novice, experienced operator, as well as engineering and facility owners and managers.

MISSION STATEMENT
The Catalyst Center at Aquafuelicity University will serve as Premier’s crucible for innovative Water Solutions and Resource Utilization awareness.

Training experiences are offered on the following topics:
Fundamentals of Water
Origin, properties and uses of water

Boiler Water Treatment
Design, opertaion and treatment programs for steam and hot water boiler systems

Cooling Water Treatment
Chiller and Cooling Tower overviews, maintenance and treatment programs

Pretreatment / Ion Exchange
Filter, Water Softener, Deminerilizer and Reverse Osmosis fundamentals

EH&S
Material Handling, Safety, and GHS Compliance

Water Safety
Potable and utility waterborne pathogens
ASHRAE 188 Compliance

Testing & Monitoring
Onsite testing and control of key system parameters

Onsite Training

AquafuelicityPREMIER WATER & ENERGY TECHNOLOGY, INC. offers a number of training program options for Managers and Operators. Training is available for Basic Chemistry, External Treatment, Boiler Water Treatment, Cooling Water and Closed System Treatment, and Health, Safety & Regulation. Every Training Session is customized to meet individual or group goals.

Basic Chemistry

  • Ions – Cations, Anions, Radicals
  • Amphoteric Metals
  • Water Analysis
  • Dissolved Gases, Gas Laws, Partial Pressures
  • Latent Heat
  • Heat Transfer
  • Specific Heat
  • Feed Calculations, Pump Problems
  • Conversions: ml, gal, pounds, Ca, Mg CaCO3
  • Langelier Index Calculations
  • Ryznar Index Calculations

External Treatment

  • Filtration – Media Filters
  • Clarification – Polymer
  • Reverse Osmosis
  • Cold and Hot Process Softening – Lime Soda
  • Zeolite Softening, Types of Resins
  • Ion Exchange Process and Design
  • Brine Process of Softener Regeneration
  • Softener Problems – Channeling, Causes of Resin Damage

Boiler Water Treatment

  • Pretreatment
  • Deaeration
  • Phosphate Scale Treatment for Scale Control
  • Coordinated pH Phosphate Treatment
  • Carbonate Cycle Boiler Treatment
  • ABMA, ASME Boiler Water Standards, Guidelines
  • Boiler Water Alkalinity
  • Cycles of Concentration Calculations
  • % Blowdown, Makeup, etc.
  • Blowdown – Bottom and Continuous
  • Chelate Treatment and Parameters
  • Tube Ruptures – Thin Lip and Thick Lip
  • Caustic Embrittlement
  • Carryover – Steam Quality, Causes, Prevention
  • Condensate Line Corrosion – Causes, Prevention
  • Lay-Up of Boilers

Cooling Water Treatment and Closed System Treatment

  • Causes of Corrosion
  • Corrosion as Electrochemical Reactions – Anode Cathode, etc.
  • Corrosion Prevention
  • Scale Causes – Scale Inhibitors
  • Langelier Index
  • Cycles of Concentration – Bleed-off Calculations
  • Microbiological Fouling Causes
  • Microbiocides – Chlorine, Bromine, Non-Oxidizers
  • Legionella
  • Cooling Tower Operation, Evaporation Rates
  • Absorption Chiller

Health, Safety & Regulation

  • Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) – Contents, Purpose
  • Hazardous Materials – Defined
  • NFPA Diamond Contents and Purpose
  • Acute vs. Chronic Toxicity
  • Toxic Reactions
  • OSHA Regulations
  • Spill Response
  • Storage of Hazardous Materials
  • List of DOT Hazards
  • DOT Hazards – Defined
  • Boiler Additive Regulations – USDA, FDA
  • OSHA Written Hazard Communication Plan

Online Training

LEARNING SOURCE

Premier’s partnership with GE Water & Process Technologies gives us access to Learning Source, an online training curriculum for:

  • Fundamentals of Water Treatment
  • Cooling Water Fundamentals
  • Advanced Cooling Water Program
  • Wastewater Program
  • RO Program
  • Boiler Program

These training courses are self-paced, and available 24/7. Learning Source comes with reporting and completion monitoring tools and is an excellent vehicle to implement for meeting Continuing Education requirements. If you are interested in learning more about Learning Source, please contact your Water Treatment Consultant or click here.

GS-07F-0222Y