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Kansas State Bulk Solids Innovation Center

Professional Development

The Bulk Solids Innovation Center provides professional development courses to further industry and employee education. Current course offerings are listed below and additional courses are in development. Please join our mailing list to be notified of upcoming offerings. 

Courses are coordinated by the Professional Education and Outreach department at the Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus. For inquires related to professional development, please contact the department at 855-552-0079 or profed@k-state.edu.


Current Course Offerings

Pneumatic Conveying of Powders and Bulk Solids

October 11-14, 2016

Salina, Kansas

This course focuses on the design of pneumatic conveying systems, common pneumatic conveying problems and discusses solutions to these problems. Participants will participate in the actual design of dilute phase pneumatic conveying system following step-by-step procedure. 

Storage and Flow of Bulk Solids

November 8-10, 2016

Salina, Kansas

This covers important topics related to powder and bulk solid flow in bins, hoppers, and chutes. Participants will participate in a full-scale test laboratory practical session on bulk solids handling.