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After completing this Advanced Industrial Automation - Boiler Control and Instrumentation course at IDC Technologies, students will have excellent knowledge on the boiler design, control functions and advanced control strategies for improved boiler plant efficiency.


Instrumentation and controls in a boiler plant encompass an enormous range of equipment from simple industrial plant to the complex in the large utility station. The boiler control system is the means by which the balance of energy & mass into and out of the boiler are achieved. Inputs include combustion air and fuel while flue gas and steam part of the output. 

Key Facts:

This Advanced Industrial Automation - Boiler Control and Instrumentation course at IDC Technologies is designed to help students to understand the basic principles of boiler control, feedwater control and draft control including burner management systems.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 1 days
    • Duration description
      4 Hours, 4 Minutes, 52 Seconds
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Principles of Drum level measurement
  • Principles of drum level controls and protection systems
  • Feedwater quality and blow down control
  • Steam flow measurement methods
  • Objective of boiler controls
  • Boiler processes in block diagram to show key inputs and output variables
  • Hazards of boiler operations
  • The main control functions in boilers and furnaces

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Who should complete this course:

  • Senior boiler plant operators, repairers and installers
  • Control system engineers
  • Instrumentation engineers
  • Technicians
  • Boiler plant commissioning engineers
  • Operation, maintenance, inspection and repair specialists
  • Mechanical engineers
  • Design engineers
  • Consulting engineer

Tuition Fee

  • International

    149 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 149 USD for the full programme and a duration of 1 days.
  • National

    149 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 149 USD for the full programme and a duration of 1 days.
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