Training

In a development in Refractories training, the National Competencies are now covered by distance learning.  The resources can be found at http://brits-online.com/Home_Page.php

RefMet fully supports this for those wishing to achieve formal recognition.

RefMet conducts the only base level refractories course available commercially in Australia. This is presented in a 1 day seminar format.  Details of the course content»

Refractories training courses have been conducted for the following:

  • Nyrstar
  • Adelaide Brighton Cement
  • Comaco (now Rio Tinto Aluminium)
  • Cockburn Cement
  • Cement Australia
  • Smorgon Steel
  • Blue Circle Southern Cement
  • Pyrotek Inc
  • ANI-Bradken (Vic)
  • Carter Holt Harvey (NZ)
  • Fletcher Challenge (NZ)
  • Bluescope Steel
  • BHP Billiton (TEMCO)
  • South32
  • Iluka Resources
  • EU Global (API936 course held in Kuala Lumpur)

RefMet is seeking expressions of interest from people who would like to receive training in the following areas:

  • Above-ground Atmospheric Storage Tank Design, Construction, Inspection and Maintenance to API 650 and API 653;
  • Refractories in the Petrochemical Industry to API 936.

If interested in either, please contact by e-mail: refmet@iprimus.com.au or call 0408565086

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