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Course Listing

Instrumentation

Coriolis Mass Flow

This Coriolis flow course will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of the Coriolis principle. The basic portion will focus on concepts applicable to virtually any manufacturer's equipment. Following this introduction, we will proceed with in-depth training on density and concentration measurements. The class will be a combination of classroom and hands-on training on the PTU, a full scale, working process skid with on-line instrumentation and controls.

Level 1

This course will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with basic understanding of numerous level technologies. The concepts taught in this class are applicable to virtually any manufacturer’s equipment.

Level 2

This advanced level course begins with a brief overview of current level technologies. Following the refresher, the students take an in depth look at each level measuring technology, discussing implementation, configuration, calibration, and troubleshooting. Special emphasis is placed on understanding Time of Flight and envelope curves.

Fundamentals of Instrumentation

This basic instrumentation course will start by providing a review of instrumentation technologies, terminology, and symbols.

Flow 1

A basic understanding of numerous flow technologies that are applicable to any manufacturer’s equipment.

Flow 2

This advanced course is designed for those students having successfully completed the basic flow school.

Liquid Analysis

This course will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of numerous analytical technologies, followed by in-depth training on pH, chlorine, and conductivity monitors. The concepts taught in this class are applicable to virtually any manufacturer’s equipment.

Pressure & Temperature Calibration

This course will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of numerous pressure and temperature technologies. This basic portion will focus on concepts applicable to virtually any manufacturer's equipment as well as skills needed to set up and maintain such equipment.

Field Device Tooling

This is an intermediate course (8 hours) for FDT software (Field Device Tooling) will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with the basic concepts and lay out of FDT frames. Students will then be given detailed instruction of proper DTM maintenance to keep software running smoothly. The class will be a combination of classroom and hands-on training on a PTU (Process Training Unit). The lab work will focus on proper connection to field device documentation before the release of the devices back to service.

Valve Training

This valve course will start by providing maintenance technicians with a basic understanding of valve types and proper applications. This basic portion will focus on concepts applicable to virtually any manufacturer’s equipment. Following this introduction, we will proceed with in-depth training on valve controls and their proper uses in process control industries.

Air Dryer

This introduction course is designed to be an overview of the importance of drying compressed air. This is a hands-on class that covers the basics of desiccant air dryers, troubleshooting the dryer, and rebuilding valves. This class is also designed to give maintenance workers and engineers a clear understanding for specifying the proper dryer for the proper application.

Time of Flight

This Time of Flight course (8 hours) for level will start by providing maintenance and engineering personnel with a basic understanding of numerous ToF technologies. This basic portion will focus on concepts applicable to virtually any manufacturer's equipment. Following this introduction, we will proceed with in-depth training on Time of Flight, or ToF, technologies that include a variety of radar types as well as ultrasonic level transmitters.

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