1st Class Power Engineering Candidates

To be accepted as a candidate to write your 1st class power engineering exam papers you must hold a valid 2nd class power engineering certificate.

The 1st class consists of eight exam papers. Each paper has seven questions of which five should be attempted.  All questions are long answer essay style.  You will be allowed 3 ½ hours to complete each paper.  To pass a candidate must obtain at least 65% for each exam paper.

Syllabus Materials

Exam Papers

The exam papers are as follow:

 1st Class Part A

  Revised 1st Class Part A Paper 1         

  Applied Thermodynamics & Plant Cycles

  Revised 1st Class Part A Paper 2 

  Principles of Applied & Fluid Mechanics

  Revised 1st Class Part A Paper 3

  Applied Engineering Technologies

  Revised 1st Class Part A Paper 4

  Power Plant Operations

  1st Class Part B

  Revised 1st Class Part B Paper 1

  Legislation & Codes for Industrial Equipment

  Revised 1st Class Part B Paper 2

  Safety, Loss & Environmental Program Management

  Revised 1st Class Part B Paper 3

  Inspection, Maintenance & Repair Practices

  Revised 1st Class Part B Paper 4

  Business & Workforce Management

Booking a 1st Class Examination

Click here to be redirected to our Exam Calendar, where you can select an exam date in your preferred city, view exam details and then apply using the links provided.

Please note: If the desired exam date is GREY, this sitting is full and another date should be selected. 

All exams are non-refundable, non-transferrable.