Course Code: GES701
Learn the fundamental skills needed to work in a chemical plant. You’ll cover basic safety, hazard communication, and lockout procedures.
Understand the basic math formulas required to work within a chemical plant.
Master a basic understanding of applied physics and how it relates to your role.
Explore the technical offerings of your position and how to work with various gear. You’ll cover heat exchangers, lubrication and bearings, industrial valves, electrical safety, and more.
Understand the different processes needed to succeed at your job. This section of the course will cover things like how to read process drawings, basic process instrumentation and control, and pump fundamentals.
Move on to the final course module, during which you’ll study different elements of basic chemistry. This includes chemistry fundamentals, chemical reactions, and chemical reactors.
This is not an instructor facilitated course; however, support will be provided through email, online forms, and phone.
To enroll in this course, you should have basic keyboarding and computer skills and be comfortable navigating the Internet and using e-mail. You should have a high school diploma or the equivalent.
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment. You're encouraged to print the on-screen course material for your reference.
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This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course as soon as you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.
This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive twelve (12) months to complete the course.
The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.
You may be assigned with an instructor or team of industry experts for one-on-one course interaction. Your support will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our instructors are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach. You will be assigned to an Advisor for academic support.
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.
This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
ed2go courses are non-credit, so they do not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA and Pell Grant. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements. Financing is available from select schools. Learn more: https://www.ed2go.com/career/financial-assistance
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