Training Courses

Process Burner Operator Training (PB171)

Course Pre-reqs: Process Burner Theory

Designed for:

Operators using process burners.

Course Overview:

Students will learn safe process burner operation. This course includes 2 days in the classroom learning the basics of process burners and 1 day in John Zink Hamworthy Combustion’s world class test facility with hands-on burner operation in a process heater. Students will also get to troubleshoot typical problems and learn routine burner maintenance.

*Students attending PB171 should bring the following Personal Protection Equipment (PPE):

  • Full flame retardant coveralls
  • Steel toe footwear
  • Eyewear – safety type Z-87, with side shields

Safety glasses, hard hat, gloves and ear protection will be provided by the John Zink Institute.

Some Topics Covered During the Course Included:

  • Combustion Fundamentals
  • Combustion Safety
  • Burner Fundamentals
  • Heater Operations
  • Test Procedures
  • Hands-on Burner Operation
  • Troubleshooting
  • Maintenance


This course is eligible for 2.1 CEUs.

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Location, Dates and Prices:

Tulsa, OK September 19 – 21, 2016 $1,995.00
prerequisite required**
Tulsa, OK May 1 – 3, 2017 $1,995.00
prerequisite required**
Tulsa, OK September 18 – 20, 2017 $1,995.00
prerequisite required**