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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Current Course Offerings
October 11-14, 2016
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.
November 8-10, 2016
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.
January 24-27, 2017
This comprehensive course provides theory and applied instruction on various bulk solids handling, storage, and flow concepts. This course is ideal for new employees to the bulk solids industry or those looking to refresh their knowledge.