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NFPA 86 Combustion Basics

Length: 1 day (8 hours) – $750 per person
Certification of Completion: A Certificate of Completion will be provided upon successful completion of the course.

Course Overview

This One (1) Day Workshop provides an introduction or a refresher class for all employee skill levels and job responsibilities. Class topics follow the flow of fuel, starting at the facility inlet continuing through the fuel train, the burner and then out to the atmosphere. The workshop teaches many types of combustion systems, ranging from vintage to modern. Attendees will learn how to identify and use best safety practices when interacting with fuel-fired equipment.


• Combustion Basics
• Fuel Train Basics
• Safety Interlock Testing
• Safety Shutoff Valve Tightness Testing
• NFPA 54 Gas Piping Safety
• Combustion Hazard Awareness


The workshop is led by Chuck Campbell, an industrial combustion safety expert with over 35 years of field training experience.

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 86 learned lessons to your facility
• Understand fuel-train components
• Recognize vented and ventless gas-train designs
• Apply combustion and air/fuel ratio controls
• Learn the importance of annual valve-train safety inspections
• Identify applicable Standard and Code requirements

Available At Your Location

Please contact our training experts for pricing and to schedule this workshop at your location at your convenience.

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5795 Logistics Parkway Rockford, Illinois, USA 61109

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