Next available course:
Valve Essentials Course
May 1, 2018
Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria, Houston, TX
June 25, 2018 - Houston, Texas
October 15, 2018 - Houston, Texas
November 12, 2018 - Houston, Texas
One-day education program designed to jump-start your career or provide a refresher on valve, actuator and control basics.
What topics are covered?
- Introduction to valve basics
- Multi-turn valves: gate, globe, needle, pinch and diaphragm valves
- Self-acting valves: check valves
- Quarter-turn valves: ball, plug and butterfly valves
- Common design features: end connections, gaskets, bonnets, stems, stem seals, seats, backseats and trims
- Topics relating to valve ratings, materials, testing and more
What do attendees receive?
- Certificate of completion
- Lunch, snacks and drink
- Valve Essentials Workbook with notes from the course
- Print copy of Valve World Americas journal
- Digital subscription to Valve World Americas journal
Who is the Valve Essentials Course for?
- Newcomers to the valve industry—employees at plants and facilities that use valves and related equipment
- Professionals with experience in one area or product type who need an overview of entire spectrum of valve equipment
- Manufacturers and distributors who sell valve products
- Companies that supply and service the valve industry
For questions, please contact Lindsay Jackson at firstname.lastname@example.org