ERIC Number: ED195785
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Military Curricula for Vocational & Technical Education. Petroleum Equipment and Technical Operations, QM0142, 19-5.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Army Training Support Center, Fort Eustis, VA.
This subcourse containg lesson assignments, lesson texts, and programmed reviews covers the most frequently used equipment for transporting and storing petroleum products from the time they are purchased until they are consumed by the user. The course is one of a number of military-developed curriculum packages selected for adaptation to vocational instruction and curriculum development in a civilian setting. Three lessons are included in the course. Lesson 1, Petroleum Equipment and Operations, covers bulk petroleum transporters and refuelers, gaging equipment, and use of the fuel system supply point. Lesson 2, Quality Surveillance and Petroleum Testing Facilities, includes categories of petroleum products; use of military and federal specifications; importance of and responsibility for the POL quality surveillance program; indications, causes, and disposition of off-specification products; and army petroleum laboratories and equipment. Lesson 3, Military Petroleum Pipelines, covers components of a military pipeline, advantages and disadvantages of pipelines; and identification of pipelines operated by the Army in World War II and currently. Each lesson in the course is designed for self-evaluation. This is done through the self-grading exercises which must be worked after studying each lesson text. An examination booklet is included. (LRA)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Occupational and Adult Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Army Training Support Center, Fort Eustis, VA.