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GEAPS Recognizes 2017 Credential Earners at Exchange 2018

Published 03/28/2018 by Tom Sedlacek

The GEAPS/Kansas State University Distance Credentialing Program helps grain handling and processing operations professionals build their job skills. A base credential can be earned by completing an organized set of six courses, and each course can be augmented with Specialist Credentials. A Master Credential is awarded to those who complete the Credential in Grain Operations […]

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 […]

Enrollment Open for GEAPS 2018 Safety Awards

Published 11/30/2017 by Tom Sedlacek

The Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) is now accepting applications for the 2018 Safety Awards Program. The program recognizes facilities that go an entire year without a work-related lost-time injury or illness and facilities that have zero recordable work-related injuries or illnesses. Facilities that successfully complete the program are rewarded with a plaque, and […]

Registration Now Open For GEAPS Exchange 2018: Conference Features Nearly 40 Hours of Education, Over 380 Exhibitors

Published 10/23/2017 by Tom Sedlacek

Registration is now open for the Grain Elevator and Processing Society’s (GEAPS) 89th International Technical Conference and Exposition, or Exchange, March 25-28, at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver Colorado. GEAPS Exchange 2018 features over 380 exhibitors in the Expo Hall, nearly 40 hours of educational programming and a variety of networking opportunities at special […]