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    Dunmmore, AB Servicing SE AB & SW SK 

1.403.526.8400     Admin@safetybuzzcampus.ca

Special oilwell Operator (SOW) &

Special Boiler Operator (SBO)

 

Upcoming Dates:    2022-2023

Application Forms must be submitted 21 days prior to the exam date

Why Choose Safety Buzz Campus:

  • Only Alberta company to offer a 1 day intensive exam prep course followed by ABSA SOW & SBO exam at 3pm.  (Participants can choose to arrange to write the exam at a later day)
  • Our prices are competitive, you will save both time and money. 
  •  We have locations throughout Alberta for the SOW & SBO exam prep course. 
  •  We've been offering the SOW & SBO exam prep course and exam for over 30 years.  (Previously operated as F&S Safety Services)
  • Upon successful approvals and payment, you receive a pre-study package. 
  • School with the highest passing rate in Alberta

Exam prep course overview:

  • Course will review boiler design & operation
  • Regulatory codes and acts
  • Thermodynamics and combustion
  • Mechanical properties of metals
  • Basic boiler construction
  • Boiler fittings
  • Feedwater treatment
  • Boiler maintenance 
Upon completion of exam prep course, participant can complete the Alberta Boilers Safety Association (ABSA) SOW or SBO exam at 3pm.  Successful candidates will be certified by ABSA. 

Pre-Qualification Exam Forms

*Exam application forms must be submitted 21 days prior to the exam date.

Special Oilwell Operator (SOW)

Complete form AB-144

 

Special Boiler Operator (SBO)

Complete forms 66 and 66a

*ABSA recommends completing this fillable word document over handwriting.

Once form is completed email to admin@safetybuzzcampus.ca 

 Safety Buzz Campus will submit your form for approval by ABSA. Forms must be completed in full including Boiler A #, chief engineer and student signature.

 

Exam Instructions:

Examination will be facilitated and certified through ABSA.  Safety Buzz Campus does not have any authority over the examination.

Special Oilwell Operator

The exam consists of  100 multiple-choice questions, 3 hours duration.

A  grade of 65% will be required to pass.

Detailed information in regard to this examination can be found in the Special Oilwell Reference Syllabus (AB-56).

Special Boiler Operator

The exam consists of  50 multiple-choice questions, 3 hours duration.

A grade of 65% will be required to pass 

Detailed information in regard to this examination can be found in the Special Boiler  Reference Syllabus (AB-57).