Emerson Process Management (www.emersonprocess.com) published its 2008 Global Course Catalog (available in print or CD), describing more than 300 training courses designed to facilitate the engineering, operation, maintenance, and optimization of industrial process automation systems and devices. Training is available at factory locations, regional training centers in North America and around the world, in designated hotel locations or at customer sites, and as packaged self-paced programs.

The catalog provides course descriptions, schedules, and sites for classes on process control, including the PlantWeb digital plant architecture, FOUNDATION fieldbus technology, and various automation systems including the DeltaV digital automation system, Ovation expert control system, PROVOX, RS3, and WDPF control systems. Other courses cover field instrumentation that powers PlantWeb, including control valves and digital valve controllers, measurement and flow control devices, and analytical instrumentation. Additional course offerings include natural gas regulation and control, terminal automation, electrical systems, and plant safety.

The entire catalog of offerings with pricing, dates, and locations is also available on the Internet at www.emersonprocess.com/education. For a free copy of the Emerson Educational Services Course Catalog, send an email to education@emersonprocess.com.