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Course Description

Fluid Catalytic Cracking - FCC 101: FCC Fundamentals (Includes Web-Based Training) October 12, 2020 - October 16, 2020 Scheduled Remote Training

Registration Closing Date

September 13, 2020

Register by August 13, 2020 to receive a 10.0% discount.

Course Overview

Pre-Requisite: This course has a Web-Based Training pre-requisite that must be completed by the registrant prior to the commencement of the course. The Web-Based Training module explores the key technical topics and background of a commercial FCC unit through a detailed scope designed to further enhance knowledge retention. Details on how to access and complete the web-based training will be sent to the registrant’s email address a minimum of 30 days prior to the commencement of the course.

This course will be conducted by remote virtual instructor-led conferencing that will meet in 2 hours increments October 12-16, Monday - Friday.. The sessions will be at 10 AM – 12:00 Noon and 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Central Standard Time each day. 1 week prior to the start of the course, we will provide the Teams meeting link via E-mail.

For more details contact: https://uoptraining.secure.force.com/UOPTrainingContactUsPage.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for new process engineers or experienced operators and foremen.
Attendance is limited to UOP license holders.

The Course Duration is (in Days): 5.0

Course Benefits

  • Describe UOP FCC technology
  • Understand the methods to control product yields
  • Compare and contrast the impact of feedstocks
  • Reference descriptions of the process flow and equipment, process control, analytical procedures, metallurgy, and safety
  • Save time and money by attending online lectures from your home or office
  • Study and discuss the process flow and FCC specific equipment, process control, analytical procedures, and unique safety considerations.
  • Step through Startup, Shutdown and Emergency Procedures using the FCC Unit Simulator
  • Calculate key process indicators to assist in optimization and troubleshooting the FCC process unit.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to UOP and FCC
  • Process Flow and Control - Simulator Introduction – use simulator to introduce process control concepts
  • Fluidization
  • Equipment
  • Heat Balance
  • FCC Chemistry - Catalyst as a Process Variable
  • Process Variables Simulator Session - Simulator Session 1 – use simulator to discuss and simulate process variable changes
  • Procedures - Simulator Session 2 - Go through critical steps of startup
  • Process Monitoring Best Practices and Calculations

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