Coal Handling Hazard Awareness Training

This course is designed specifically for all employees involved in the coal handling portion of power plants. It addresses all aspects of coal handling hazards from unloading to burning. The characteristics of sub-bituminous coal are covered in depth including why spontaneous combustion occurs. The course covers industry best practices to prevent and mitigate hot spots that do occur. An optional piercing rod demonstration can be included. Typical Course Length: 5 hours (1 additional hour for optional piercing rod demonstration)