Central Maine Community College will offer a High Pressure Boiler Operator course on Monday evenings, January 30 through May 1, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. The course provides participants with the knowledge and techniques to operate a steam generating plant in a safe and efficient manner. Basics of boiler design and control are emphasized as well as the importance of feed water treatment. The safe handling and combustion of natural gas, fuel oil, coal and wood fuel is covered. The course is designed to prepare the student for the state of Maine High Pressure Boiler Operator licensing exam. Some experience in the field is required in order to sit for the state license.