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Gas Regulator Troubleshooting

Course number
1106
Cost
$2,100 In-Class
Venue
In-Class
Schedule
  • 3200 Emerson Way, McKinney, TX
    May 16, 2023 - May 18, 2023
    8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. -- 3-Days
  • 205 S Center Street, Marshalltown, IA
    Jun 13, 2023 - Jun 15, 2023
    8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. -- 3-Days
  • 3200 Emerson Way, McKinney, TX
    Oct 17, 2023 - Oct 19, 2023
    8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. -- 3-Days
- CEUs: 2.1

Synopsis

This 3-day course provides intensive hands-on training using the same regulators that are commonly used in the field. Actual gas regulator problems are simulated in the workshops, challenging the student to efficiently diagnose problems and restore the regulator to proper operation.

Objectives

Upon completion of this course attendees will be able to:

  • Safely and efficiently troubleshoot common regulator operational performance problems
  • Understand the influence of the service environment on regulator performance
  • Understand the importance of correct installation procedures
  • Understand the role of correct sizing as it impacts regulator performance
  • Perform maintenance on regulators and relief valves
  • Troubleshoot field problems

Topics

  • Review:
    • Self-Operated Regulator Fundamentals
    • Pilot-Operated Regulator Fundamentals
    • Overpressure Protection
  • Sizing Overview for Technicians
  • Regulator Troubleshooting Principles, Procedures and Best Practices Including
    • Failure Analysis
    • Stability Issues
    • Installation Practices
    • Pilot Interchangeability Practices
    • Advanced monitor Operations and Maintenance

Prerequisites

Gas Regulator Technician (Course 1100) or two years' experience with regulators

Register By:

Registration always closes 2 weeks prior to session start date


Cancellations:  If your plans or budgets change, you may cancel your enrollment up to 14 calendar days prior to the start of the course without incurring a cancellation charge.  Limited enrollment makes it necessary to charge a 50% administrative fee for any changes or cancellations within two weeks of the class start date.