Join industry experts in this comprehensive course to learn about dust hazards and analysis, design of dust control systems, and dust explosion, prevention, and suppression and isolation. Students will apply knowledge in the actual design of a dust control system and auxiliary equipment, including cyclones, fabric filters, wet scrubbers, electrostatic precipitator, hoods, ducts, and fans.
By attending this course, participants will know the concepts of:
- Dust hazards and the methodology to analyze
- Sizing and designing dust collection systems specific to their industry operation
- Dust explosions and the different methods to prevent explosions, including sizing of explosion vents
This comprehensive course is designed for individuals who are responsible for dust control systems, and minimizing and controlling dust explosion hazards during pneumatic conveying of bulk solids, such as engineers, operators, managers, technicians and R&D scientists and engineers. The course is appropriate for new employees as well as those who want to increase their knowledge and experience. Employees in the following industries are encouraged to attend:
Date: July 23-26, 2019
CEU/PDHs: 27 hours
Continuing education units (CEUs) are awarded for full completion of the professional development course. Participants must be present for the entire schedule or make arrangements prior to course start date with Professional Education and Outreach, in order to be eligible to be awarded the CEUs.
Location: Bulk Solids Innovation Center in Salina, Kansas
Cost: Early bird rate of $1,500 per attendee on or before June 25, 2019
$1,800 per attendee after June 25, 2019
Registration fee includes course instruction, materials, and supplies, morning refreshments daily, and lunch and afternoon refreshments Tuesday and Wednesday. Please see Discounts and Registration Fee Scholarship for information on discounted rates.
Registration deadline: July 15, 2019
23 Jul 2019 - 26 Jul 2019
KSU Bulk Solids Innovation Center
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 ...