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Detectors and Indicators for Industrial Facility Systems

COURSE NO: D05-002
COURSE PROVIDER: Gilbert Gedeon, P.E.
Detectors and Indicators for Industrial Facility Systems
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course provides a basic understanding of instrumentation and control necessary for safe operation and maintenance of energy facilities and their support systems. In particular, this course describes the principles of construction, operation, and failure modes for various types of detectors including temperature detectors, pressure detectors, level detectors, flow and position indicators.


This 5 PDH online course is applicable to mechanical, industrial and nuclear engineers, construction and design personnel, technical staff and facility operators who are interested in gaining a better understanding of detector applications.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Learning the different types of equipment detectors and indication circuits
  • Understanding the operation of equipment detectors and indication circuits
  • Knowing the failure modes of equipment detectors and indication circuits
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review Modules 1 through 5 of the Department of Energy Publication DOE-HDBK-1013/1-92, "Instrumentation and Control".

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Detectors and Indicators for Industrial Facility Systems (1.1 MB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of twenty five (25) questions to earn 5 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on Modules 1 through 5 of this publication.


The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you will be able to print it after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email it to you. Please note that you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

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