Operator Responsibilities: Basic Operator Responsibilities

4.2 5 Reviews SKU: OTOR00CENDuration: 60 Minutes

Modern industrial facilities include complex groups of systems serving a multitude of functions. These systems, which consist of equipment, piping runs, and electrical cables, all work together to process raw materials into final products that can be supplied to customers. Many groups of people are involved in the operation of an industrial facility. This course focuses on the basic responsibilities of the people who operate process systems.

Course Details


Training Time: 60 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • The Operator's Role
  • Describe operator responsibilities associated with controlling a production process, safe operation of a facility, and fire and accident prevention.Explain why good communications are important in an industrial facility. General Outside Operator Responsibilities
  • Identify the types of information an incoming operator should find out during a shift changeover.Describe an outside operator's responsibilities during tours and inspections.Describe an outside operator's responsibilities during routine operations. Maintaining Plant Equipment
  • Explain the purpose of work orders.Describe how valve packing can be adjusted.Describe how to safely reset a tripped circuit breaker.Describe how to clean a pump strainer. General Control Room Operator Responsibilities
  • Describe the general responsibilities of a control room operator.Describe effects of changing weather conditions on system operations.
  • Trends
  • Describe how trends can be detected.Describe a four-step approach to analyzing trends. Abnormal and Emergency Situations
  • Describe general operator responsibilities during emergency situations.Explain how operators can prepare for abnormal and emergency situations.Describe general operator responsibilities during fire emergencies.

Customer Reviews


very detailed program

“very detailed program”

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this was great

“this was great”

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Would be better if more site specific

“Would be better if more site specific”

Lowell L. Verified Customer


Information conveyed in a very meaningful manner.

“Information conveyed in a very meaningful manner.”

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topics covered well

“The topics were covered well.”

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