Chemical Engineering for Non-Chemical Engineers

Course ID: 
ELA110
Course Type: 
eLearning (online) Course
Course Length: 
30 Hours

This online course is designed for technicians in the chemical industry and non-chemical engineers who work with or supervise chemical engineers as well as legal and other professionals who must interact with or manage chemical engineering work. It will overview the basics of chemical engineering calculations and design. Chemical unit operations covered include:

  • The chemical engineering profession and what it covers
  • Safety and reactive chemical concepts, reaction stoichiometry
  • Chemical stoichiometry and unit conversions
  • Momentum, mass and energy balances
  • Fluid flow and pumping equipment
  • Heat transfer and heat exchangers, cooling towers
  • Mass transfer concepts, distillation, absorption, stripping/desorption, chromatography, ion exchange, and extraction
  • Evaporation, crystallization, filtration, and drying
  • Solids handling, characterization, transfer, and storage
  • Process control
  • Polymers and plastics
  • Tanks and process vessels

Industrial examples are used throughout the course to demonstrate how the fundamentals of chemical engineering are applied in the real world.

Continuing Education Units: 
3.0
Professional Development Hours
30.0 PDHs
Instructor(s): 

Pricing

AIChE Members $795
AIChE Grad Student Members $397.50
AIChE Undergrad Student Members $397.50
Non-Members* $995
Training 10 or More? Volume Pricing is available. Send an e-mail to

elearning@aiche.org for more information.

* AIChE membership is just $199 a year. For more information on becoming an AIChE member click here.

If you are interested in scheduling this course for In-Company Training, please complete the Request for Proposal Form and we will e-mail you a proposal.
 

Registration

Questions? Check out the Frequently Asked Questions or email us at edu@aiche.org