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3-Day NFPA 86 Combustion Applications Workshop

Length: 3 days (24 hours)
Course Hours: 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Certification of Completion: A Certificate of Completion will be provided upon successful completion of the course.

Course Overview

This Three (3) Day Workshop provides more in-depth knowledge of NFPA 86 combustion safety and equipment than the one-day basic workshops with added hands-on simulation. Day One provides a detailed overview of combustion equipment fundamentals. Day Two builds beyond the basics by offering practical application knowledge using simulators and props, as well as provides troubleshooting tips. Day Three focuses on control and tuning. furnace standards and Combustion Hazard Awareness.

Training: Day 1

• Combustion System Basics
• Equipment Fuel Train Basics- W/Simulator
• Safety Interlock Testing- W/Simulator
• Burner Management Sequencing
• Safety Shutoff Valve Tightness Testing (SSOV & Manual Type)- W/Simulator

Training: Day 2

• Combustion System Troubleshooting- W/Simulator
• NFPA 54 Gas Piping Safety

Training: Day 3

• Combustion Control & Tuning
• NFPA 86 Furnace & Oven Standards
• Combustion Hazard Awareness

Typical Attendees

• Supervisors, Managers
• EHS & Risk Professionals
• Engineering Staff
• Maintenance, MTE’S, MTM’S
• Operations, Facilities, Utilities Employees
• Planners, Buyers, Purchasing Agents

Knowledge Outcome

• Apply NFPA learned lessons to your facility
• Understand fuel-train components
• Recognize vented and ventless gas-train designs
• Apply combustion and air/fuel ratio controls
• Identify applicable Standard and Code requirements
• Correctly service system device or component and test same per code or standards
• Understand BMS System Sequencing process
• Develop a maintenance combustion program with annual valve-train safety inspections


The workshop is led by Chuck Campbell, an industrial combustion safety expert with over 40 years of field training experience.


• April 18 - 20, 2023
• June 6 - 8, 2023 - Atlanta, GA
• July, 18 - 20, 2023
September 26 - 28, 2023 - Los Angeles, CA
October 24 - 26, 2023

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2023 Combustion Training Schedule

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Rockford Combustion offers workshops our Training Center in Rockford, Illinois, approximately 100 miles northwest of Chicago, Illinois. 

Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) – Approx. 70-mile drive NW to Rockford Training Center
Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) – Approx. 85-mile drive NW to Rockford Training Center
Milwaukee General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) – Approx. 85-mile drive SW to Rockford Training Center

Airport Shuttle Bus Available

Training Center Address:
Rockford Systems, 5795 Logistics Parkway, Rockford, Illinois 61109

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7550 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108
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5795 Logistics Parkway Rockford, Illinois, USA 61109

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