March 21, 2019

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GEAPS, K-State Offer Materials Handling Training

The Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and the Kansas State University (K-State) Distance Education Program are teaming up to offer an online course in advanced materials handling concepts. 

Learn how to determine the characteristics of various materials and their effects on the selection and sizing of bins, spouting and screw conveyors in GEAPS 552: Materials Handling III.

This advanced online course from the GEAPS/Kansas State University Distance Education Program is the final of three courses on materials handling. It will introduce you to key information about powered-transmission design, system design and other affiliated systems used to move and store grain and related commodities.

While not required, it is recommended that you complete GEAPS 550: Materials Handling I and GEAPS 551: Materials Handling II before taking this course.

Besides the knowledge gained from completing this course, you can also apply it toward an industry credential. GEAPS 552 is one of four courses required for a Specialist Credential in Grain Handling Equipment Management.

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