Technical College of the Lowcountry

Chemical Plant Operations

HOURS: 400
TYPE: Career Training Program
FEES: $2595.00 USD


In the United States, there are thousands of chemical manufacturing facilities, run by chemical plant operators. These operators are highly paid and enjoy a stable work environment, and there is an ongoing need for entry-level personnel. This program can help you get started. Prepare for an entry-level position in a chemical plant with the Chemical Plant Operations Online Training Program.

This online certificate program is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.


Prepares You For...

  • Operations Technician
  • Plant Operator
  • Chemical Operator Trainee
  • Chemical Plant Operator
  • Process Operator

What You'll Learn...

You will learn to function as an important member of a chemical plant operations team.

Competency Checklist:
  • Operate a chemical plant with safety as the prime consideration
  • Monitor instrumentation and the operation of equipment
  • Make adjustments to keep system process variables, such as flows, temperatures, and pressures, within acceptable ranges
  • Detect potential and actual problems and take corrective action to prevent the interruption of system operations
  • Analyze operational trends and take corrective actions
  • Use standard operating procedures to start and stop production equipment
  • Maintain communication with other operators, maintenance, and management

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  • Learn in-demand job skills
  • Start anytime
  • Set your own pace
  • Affordably priced