ERIC Number: ED246301
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria.
This manual is intended (1) to provide an information resource to supplement the formal training program for boilermaker apprentices; (2) to assist the journeyworker to build on present knowledge to increase expertise and qualify for formal accreditation in the boilermaking trade; and (3) to serve as an on-the-job reference with sound, up-to-date guidelines for all aspects of the trade. The manual is organized into 13 chapters that cover the following topics: safety; boilermaker tools; mathematics; material, blueprint reading and sketching; layout; boilershop fabrication; rigging and erection; welding; quality control and inspection; boilers; dust collection systems; tanks and stacks; and hydro-electric power development. Each chapter contains an introduction and information about the topic, illustrated with charts, line drawings, and photographs. (KC)
Descriptors: Apprenticeships, Blue Collar Occupations, Blueprints, Construction Materials, Construction (Process), Drafting, Foreign Countries, Hand Tools, Industrial Personnel, Industrial Training, Inplant Programs, Machine Tools, Mathematical Applications, Mechanical Skills, Metal Industry, Metal Working, Metals, On the Job Training, Postsecondary Education, Power Technology, Quality Control, Safety, Sheet Metal Work, Skilled Occupations, Skilled Workers, Trade and Industrial Education, Trainees, Welding
Publication Services Branch, Ministry of Education, 878 Viewfield Road, Victoria, BC V9A 4V1 ($10.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria.
Identifiers: British Columbia
Note: Developed in cooperation with the Apprenticeship Training Programs Branch, Ministry of Labour. Photographs may not reproduce well.