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Combustion Safety System Training

Length: 2 days (16 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 Two (2) 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.

Modules: 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

Modules: Day 2

• Combustion System Troubleshooting- W/Simulator
• NFPA 54 Gas Piping Safety
• Combustion Control & Tuning
• NFPA 86 Furnace & Oven Standards
• Combustion Hazard Awareness


• December 8-9, 2020
• February 9-10, 2021
• April 6-7, 2021
• July 13-14, 2021
• November 9-10, 2021
• Note- This Two (2) Day Workshop is also available at your location.

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

Added Networking Bonus

Network with our combustion safety and design engineers during breaks and lunches.


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

Also 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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COVID-19 Protocols

Class is limited to 20 people which allows greater than 6-foot social distancing between chairs. Attendees are required to get a daily forehead-scanner temperature check, wear masks while not eating or drinking, and limit their physical presence in the building to the training areas. All surfaces and equipment are sanitized daily. Attendees are free to use our GermBlock™ shields which limit airborne droplets resulting from coughing, sneezing or speaking from reaching a nearby person, therefore helping to mitigate possible COVID-19 infection.



2021 Combustion Training Schedule 1

To register, click the REGISTER button and you will be directed to our online reservation system.  We accept payments by credit card (Mastercard, VISA, American Express) and purchase orders.  You will receive a confirmation email with training details upon completion of your order.

Rockford Combustion Solutions offers workshops our Training Center in Rockford, Illinois (150,000 population), 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

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

Recommended Hotel:

Holiday Inn 

7550 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108 

Use our corporate ID# 787011643 for the best rate!

Workshop Attendees Say

“I learned several new codes that I was not aware of and troubleshooting tips on the gas trains. Great class, 5+!”
Ford Company
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“ I enjoyed the class very much, instructors break it down so that everyone understands, no rushing of topics. The class was very informative and kept me engaged & interested both days. I know have a better understanding of how a combustion system works and feeling more confident and comfortable with my ability to troubleshoot these systems. Gave me ideas on how to improve my operations and safety program."
ECI with ATI Company
“Workshop was amazing! Everything was applicable to my plant process, thank you for the knowledge. Troubleshooting combustion systems, annual testing requirements, Look, Listen and feel, know your equipment! BMS sequencing."
Purdue University
“Instructor was extremely knowledgeable, went above and beyond answering questions. Excellent training and very helpful. Safety is everyone’s responsibility."
Gerdau Steel Company

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5795 Logistics Parkway Rockford, Illinois, USA 61109

1.800.922.7533 1.815.874.7891