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The log book should be used by the trainee and supervisor to record the informal training and operational experience obtained in the workplace irrespective of whether the training is going to be provided by. The following article is a part of national board classic series. Chief engineer is a term proposed to be defined in the definitions section. A properly licensed engineer shall check the boiler s at least once a day. The boiler operators logbook shall be kept in a hardbound book of the.
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