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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. 

Current Course Offerings

Storage and Flow of Bulk Solids

April 18-20, 2017  •  Salina, Kansas

This course 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.

Refresher Course on Bulk Solids Handling

June 20-23, 2017  •  Salina, Kansas

This comprehensive course covers various topics related to bulk solids, pairing classroom instruction with practical exercises. Course content will help an employee better understand bulk solids handling, storage, and flow behavior to enhance their comfort level and ability to problem solve when working with bulk solids.


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.