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Chemical Engineering Practice II - CEP201E

Diploma Year module NQF level: 6 Credits: 60
Module presented in English
Co-requisite: CEP101E or CEP2602
Purpose: Option A: Plant operations and troubleshooting: mastering basic operating skills e.g.: ensuring safe conditions and then operating valves, starting motors, turbines, pumps, compressors, conveyors etc; Handling of equipment specific to the operation concerned; Partaking in project work in order to understand the specific nature of projects e.g.: design of piping system; Optimisation of processes; Troubleshooting projects; Loss control: loss control inspections, Safety inspections/audits; Quality audits management; Overall material and energy balance of plant; Schematic diagrams of unit operations; Analysis of design; Environmental assessment. Exposure to the following would be of benefit but is not compulsory: financial management; ROI calculations; Depreciation; Human resources: planning for and the application of human resources; Industrial relations.