Events

This highly interactive course is designed to help radon mitigation professionals develop and strengthen diagnostic techniques as well as build confidence to overcome barriers for successful radon reduction. We will examine both business and technical aspects of succeeding in challenging diagnostic situations. In addition, we move through advanced engineering of mitigation techniques. Lunches both days are included in the $325 fee. Registration will be limited so sign up early to insure a spot in the course.
This five and a half day course combines the measurement and mitigation courses and exams to enable participants to complete all training and exams in one effort.
EXCITE, or Exploring Science, Technology, and Engineering, is designed to encourage and support students in the 9th -12th grades to pursue a future in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and agriculture. The goal of the program is to foster girls' continuing interest in STEM. We offer semester events and a summer workshop on the main K-State campus in Manhattan KS for high school students. All events offer hands-on activities that focus on how scientists and engineers help make the world a better place.
GROW, or Girls Researching Our World, is designed for all students in sixth through eighth grades. The goal of the program is to increase girls' interest in science, technology, engineering & mathematics (STEM) disciplines. Students participate in hands-on activities presented by undergraduate and graduate students and faculty. We offer one-day events and a summer workshop on the main K-State campus in Manhattan KS. All events focus on the role of scientists, engineers, and other STEM professionals in making the world a better place.
HAZWOPER is designed for any Kansas employee working at treatment, storage and disposal facilities as well as hazardous waste clean-up sites. The eight-hour refresher course is offered to any individual who has previously completed the 40-hour training course. Participants for both courses can include faculty and students. The refresher course will include Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) safety elements and will requalify participants to work appropriately with hazardous materials in the field and in the laboratory. A certificate of completion will be awarded at the end of the course. Kansas State University has offered HAZWOPER since 1994, in order to satisfy the OSHA's 29 CFR 1910.120. requirements and to keep first responders of hazardous waste emergencies safe and certified.

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The workshop aims to provide future CAREER proposal submitters with proposal review experience and interactions with NSF program directors and recent NSF CAREER awardees.

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This one-day course provides an introductory overview of the 2009 edition of the MUTCD, with emphasis on MUTCD applications related to work zones (temporary signing). The course also will provide an overview of sign retroreflectivity sign assessment and management methods and an introduction to guidelines for Incident Management (emergency temporary traffic control). This course is intended for local traffic/highway technicians.