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powderbulk.com PBE August 2018 37 and finishing; cold forming; deep d r a w i n g ; m e t a l l u r g y o f w e l d i n g stainless steels; joining stainless steels; c o r r o s i o n o f m e t a l s ; c o r r o s i o n - resistance of stainless steels; and stainless steels at high temperatures. Contact ASM customer service, 440- 338-5151 (memberservicecenter@asm international.org, www.asminter national.org). PACKAGING Basic Electrical Components. Offered by the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute University (PMMI U). Course introduces the principles of electricity and explains the electrical components found on packaging machinery and the function behind each. Course also covers preventive maintenance and identifying failures and malfunctions in components. Contact Stephan Girard, 571-612-3200 (sgirard@pmmi.org, www.pmmiu.org). Basic Mechanical Components. Offered b y t h e P a c k a g i n g M a c h i n e r y Manufacturers Institute University (PMMI U). Course consists of 12 lessons f o r o p e r a t o r s , m e c h a n i c s , a n d technicians about the basic mechanical components found on packaging lines. E a c h l e s s o n c o n c e n t r a t e s o n t h e functionality and purpose of an essential component, including bearings, belt drives, gears, shafts, springs, and timing screws. Contact Stephan Girard, 571- 6 1 2 - 3 2 0 0 ( s g i r a r d @ p m m i . o r g , www.pmmiu.org). The Fundamentals of Risk Assessment. Offered by the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute University (PMMI U). Course introduces the risk assessment process and explains the iterative risk assessment process and why it's effective for risk management. Course features an interactive exercise using a software tool to perform risk assessments. Contact Stephan Girard, 571-612-3200 (sgirard@pmmi.org, www.pmmiu.org). Introduction to Packaging Machinery. Offered by the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute University ( P M M I U ) . C o u r s e c o n s i s t s o f 1 4 m o d u l e s a n d t e a c h e s p a c k a g i n g machinery functions and operations and the interaction of machines with product characteristics, package design, and packaging materials. Contact S t e p h a n G i r a r d , 5 7 1 - 6 1 2 - 3 2 0 0 (sgirard@pmmi.org, www.pmmiu.org). Troubleshooting Packaging Machinery. Available in English and Spanish. Offered by the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute University (PMMI U). Course presents entry-level t h e o r y , p r o c e s s , a n d l o g i c o f troubleshooting packaging machinery. Course is designed to help technicians improve observation, thinking, and communication skills. Contact Stephan G i r a r d , 5 7 1 - 6 1 2 - 3 2 0 0 ( s g i r a r d @ pmmi.org, www.pmmiu.org). SAFETY Combustible Dust. Offered by Dekra North America. Computer-based training course exposes the hazards a s s o c i a t e d w i t h h a n d l i n g a n d processing combustible dust, including how to spot potential ignition sources during operation caused by electrical sparks, friction, and electrostatics. Contact Robin Angelini, 609-799-4449 (process-safety-usa@dekra.com, www.dekra-process-safety.com). Combustible Dust Incident Prevention. Offered by Summit Training Source, part of the Health & Safety Institute ( H S I ) . T r a i n i n g v i d e o e d u c a t e s employees on being alert to hazards and covers good housekeeping procedures and safe work practices. Contact HSI, 800-447-3177 (customerservice@ hsi.com, summit.hsi.com). Confined Space Entry. Available in various languages. Offered by Summit Training Source, part of the Health & Safety Institute (HSI). Online lessons include scenarios from manufacturing, petrochemical, chemical, pulp and paper, and municipal environments and cover the hazards of working in a confined space and proper entry procedures. Contact HSI, 800-447-3177 ( c u s t o m e r s e r v i c e @ h s i . c o m , summit.hsi.com). Confined Spaces. Offered by the New Standard Institute. Computer-based training course covers confined space entry in silos, ceilings, vaults, tanks, and other vessels and discusses how to recognize, mitigate, and eliminate hazards. Contact the New Standard Institute, 203-783-1582 (nsi@new standardinstitute.com, www.new standardinstitute.com). Fall Protection. Offered by Summit Training Source, part of the Health & Safety Institute (HSI). Online course covers the correct selection, use, and care of fall protection equipment; when fall-arrest equipment is necessary; and the recognition and prevention of fall hazards. Contact HSI, 800-447-3177 (customerservice@hsi.com, summit. hsi.com). GHS: Globalize Your Communication Instructor. Offered by Summit Training Source, part of the Health & Safety Institute (HSI). Online course gives a concise overview of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) for employees. Course teaches students to u n d e r s t a n d G H S r e q u i r e m e n t s , including the labeling system and safety data sheets. Contact HSI, 800-447-3177 ( c u s t o m e r s e r v i c e @ h s i . c o m , summit.hsi.com). Industrial Ergonomics. Offered by Summit Training Source, part of the Health & Safety Institute (HSI). Online course covers proper ergonomic safety practices for the prevention of musculoskelatal disorders (MSDs) and injuries. Topics include a definition of M S D s , f a c t o r s t h a t c a u s e M S D s , preventive measures, proper job function and design, and ergonomic risk factors. Contact HSI, 800-447-3177 ( c u s t o m e r s e r v i c e @ h s i . c o m , summit.hsi.com). Lockout/Tagout: Procedure. Available in English and Spanish. Offered by Summit Training Source, part of the Health & Safety Institute (HSI). Program provides employees with an overview of lockout/tagout procedures. Contact HSI, 800-447-3177 (customerservice@ hsi.com, summit.hsi.com). Process Safety Management. Offered by Summit Training Source, part of the Health & Safety Institute (HSI). Video course covers 14 elements of process safety management, including the use, storage, manufacture, and handling or onsite movement of highly hazardous chemicals. Topics include process safety information, process hazard analysis, managing change, operating procedures, incident investigation, and more. Contact HSI, 800-447-3177 ( c u s t o m e r s e r v i c e @ h s i . c o m , summit.hsi.com). Valve Safety. Offered by Summit Training Source, part of the Health & Safety Institute (HSI). Online course focuses on recognizing different valve types, identifying common valve h a z a r d s , s t e p - b y - s t e p v a l v e r i s k assessment, ergonomic issues related to valve safety, and best safety practices for working with valves. Contact HSI, 800-447-3177 (customerservice@ hsi.com, summit.hsi.com).

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