Featured Training

1.0 Basic Principles & Practices of Propane

Jun 15, 2015 - Jun 16, 2015
Homewood Suites by Hilton Bozeman, Bozeman, Montana

Basic Principles and Practices is a prerequisite to the more advanced classes. The updated, full-color CETP Basic Principles and Practices course offers an "entry level" course that provides pre-requisite instruction about propane's physical and combustion properties, and how propane is produced and transported. Some of the other topics covered are: - Organizations that influence publish or enforce codes and standards - How basic functions are performed in a bulk plant, including primary safety concerns, and customer service - Odorants and service interruptions - Complete and incomplete combustion characteristics, and much more.


Prerequisite: none. Required reference: NFPA 58- 2014 edition.


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2.1 & 2.2 Propane Delivery Basics and Operating a Bobtail to Deliver Propane

Jun 17, 2015 - Jun 19, 2015
Homewood Suites by Hilton Bozeman - Bozeman, Montana

This class provides general information applicable to all drivers of cargo tank motor vehicles used to deliver propane including; DOT driver qualifications; personal protective equipment; CMV pre-trip inspections; verifying placarding, markings and inspections; flammable and combustible liquids; verifying the presence of odorant; handling CMV accidents; breakdowns and emergencies; and parking/garaging of vehicles.


This course also provides information on bobtail equipment and systems and explains a bobtail's basic equipment and systems, including the cargo tank, gauges, valves, pumps, meters, delivery hoses and emergency discharge control equipment. Presents detailed procedures for safely loading a bobtail using the plant pump. The course discusses DOT requirements for bobtail inspections, reviews the features and installation requirements of ASME tanks at customer locations.


Prerequisite: Basic Principles & Practices.


Required reference: NFPA 58- 2011 edition


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Download RMPGA's 2015 Training Schedule/Registration form.