The use of a boiler that has an output of more than 500 kW other than a boiler with —

(a) modulating combustion air supply; or

(b) modulating heat source; or

(c) superheaters; or

(d) economisers.


This unit of competency defines the skills and knowledge required to perform start-up, take-over/handover, monitor, shutdown and storage of a basic boiler used for all purposes, including the generation of steam.

All work is carried out to applicable state/territory and national work health and safety (WHS) legislation, standards and codes of practice.