This 4-1/2 day seminar will teach students how to properly inspect and test LPG metering systems; that is, perform an official examination by properly applying all applicable NIST Handbook 44 requirements, which are outlined in NIST EPO 26. The sessions will include formal lecture, class discussion, group exercises, audio-visual presentations, and some hands-on practice.
Upon completion of the course, you should be able to:
A 2-inch notebook with course materials and a current NIST Handbook 44 will be provided at the start of class.
Participants must have completed the NIST Handbook-44 Self Study course found at: Legal Devices - Training Materials.
Students must be in attendance for the entire class and actively participate in all class activities. You will be assessed on your application of all learning objectives for this course.
State weights and measures officials. Industry by invitation only.
There is no registration fee for this training. However, participants are responsible for their travel, lodging and meal expenses.
Tina Butcher and Scott Simmons (CO)
Phone: 301 - 975 - 2196
Email: tina.butcher [at] nist.gov
You must bring a calculator with at least basic 4-function capability (cell phone calculators are NOT recommended), a pencil, and an eraser. Participants may bring laptops; however, laptops are not required for the class.
Tennessee Department of Agriculture W&M
NIST Office of Weights and Measures