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Kansas State Bulk Solids Innovation Center

Industry Training and Professional Development

The Bulk Solids Innovation Center provides professional development courses to further industry and employee education. 

Upcoming Courses

Foundations of Pneumatic Conveying

Hands-on learning will show the advantages and disadvantages of each type of pneumatic conveying system. All components will be shown and discussed. Case study examples and reference materials will be provided for selecting the correct system and components. Pneumatic conveying is the most widely used method for transporting bulk solid materials, but frequent problems occur because few people receive formal training about the technology.

February 4-5, 2020 | 15 PDH/1.5 CEU | $1,000 before Dec. 27 | Register now!

Advanced Pneumatic Conveying

This course provides detailed instruction for specifying, designing, and sizing a pneumatic conveying system. It involves a combination of theory, calculations, and practical hands-on application.

February 25-27, 2020 | 21.25 PDH/2.1 CEU | $1,300 before Jan. 17 | Register now!

Gravity Flow and Storage of Bulk Solids

Reliable flow and storage are an issue at many plants. This course addresses how to prevent those problems and how to address them if they occur. Students will receive a combination of instruction via design, theory, and hands-on application.

March 31-April 2, 2020 | 21.25 PDH/2.1 CEU | $1,300 before Feb. 21 | Registration and details coming soon!

Foundations of Pneumatic Conveying

Hands-on learning will show the advantages and disadvantages of each type of pneumatic conveying system. All components will be shown and discussed. Case study examples and reference materials will be provided for selecting the correct system and components. Pneumatic conveying is the most widely used method for transporting bulk solid materials, but frequent problems occur because few people receive formal training about the technology.

June 2-3, 2020 | 15 PDH/1.5 CEU | $1,000 before April 24 | Registration opens in February

Advanced Pneumatic Conveying

This course provides detailed instruction for specifying, designing, and sizing a pneumatic conveying system. It involves a combination of theory, calculations, and practical hands-on application.

June 16-18, 2020 | 21.25 PDH/2.1 CEU | $1,300 before May 8 | Registration opens in March


 

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