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GEAPS/K-State Offer Four Grain Handling and Processing Courses in July

Published 06/20/2018 by Kristin Miller

Registration is now open for four courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University (K-State) Distance Education Program.  Two of the courses deal with grain and materials handling, while other courses address management basics and preventing explosions. These online courses run from July 17 – Aug. 18, and registration closes […]

GEAPS/K-State Offer Four Grain Handling and Processing Courses in May

Published 04/24/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for four courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University (K-State) Distance Education Program.  Two of the courses deal with safety, while other courses address milling operations and process flow diagrams. These online courses run from May 29 – June 29, and registration closes Tuesday, May […]

GEAPS/K-State Offer Four Grain Operations Courses in April

Published 03/20/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for four grain operations courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University (K-State) Distance Education Program.  These online courses run from April 23 – May 25, and registration closes Tuesday, April 17. Courses are open to anyone, even if they are not a GEAPS member or […]

GEAPS, K-State March Courses Feature New Offering on Bin Fires and Smolders, Aeration Systems, Safety and Materials Handling

Published 02/13/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for four courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University in February. These online courses run from March 19 through April 20 and registration closes March 13.  Courses take place completely online, and can be competed at any time over the five weeks of the course. […]

Registration Now Open for 2018 GEAPS Leadership, Education and Networking Workshop

Published 02/01/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for the 2018 GEAPS Leadership, Education and Networking Workshop. The two-day event will focus on human resources topics, and is an opportunity for all level of grain industry professionals to build valuable leadership skills while expanding their professional networks. All registration will take place online. The Workshop will take place at […]

GEAPS, K-State Offer Training on Canadian Grain Industry, Facility Design, Quality Management and Materials Handling

Published 01/09/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for four courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University in February. These online courses run from Feb. 12 through March 16 and registration closes Feb. 6.  More than 5,000 registrants from 30 countries have taken courses since the program’s start in 2005. GEAPS 506: The […]

GEAPS Collaborates on NGFA/OSHA Alliance

Published 01/04/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the National Grain and Feed Association (NGFA) announced the formation of an alliance in September. The pact will allow grain handling, feed manufacturing and processing industries to work more closely and collaboratively with the regulatory agency regarding the shared interest of increasing safety […]

GEAPS, K-State Offer Training on Basic Operations and Management, Safety Cultures and Materials Handling in January

Published 12/05/2017 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for four grain handling operations courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University in January. These online courses run from Jan. 8 through Feb. 9, 2018, and registration closes Jan. 3, 2017.  More than 5,000 registrants from 30 countries have taken courses since the program’s start […]

GEAPS/K-State Announce 2018 Distance Education Schedule

Published 12/01/2017 by Tom Sedlacek

The GEAPS/Kansas State University (K-State) Distance Education Program will offer 32 courses in 2018. Every course required for the Credentials in Grain Operations Management and Grain Processing Management will be available. The schedule also includes one new course: GEAPS 546: Fighting Grain Silo Fires and Smolders in March. “These courses are a great tool for […]

GEAPS/K-State Receive $100,000 Equipment Donation from Sukup Manufacturing Co to Help Support Hands-On Training (HOT) Program

Published 10/06/2017 by Tom Sedlacek

GEAPS and Kansas State University (K-State) are pleased to announce the receipt of over $100,000 in equipment from Sukup Manufacturing Co for the Hands-On Training (HOT) Program. The company donated a bin sweep, chain conveyor and incline conveyor for use in the program. The HOT Program is a new, interactive training option from GEAPS and […]