HODGKINS, IL – OPW Fuel Management Systems, part of OPW Fueling Components, has scheduled its final onsite product training seminar of 2007 for Dec. 4-7 in Houston, Tex. The seminar will introduce service personnel to the K800 and System2 products, with an overview on Network Interfaces, and will be held at the Holiday Inn Express, in Houston. The seminars will begin at 8 a.m. CST and will continue until 5 p.m. on each of the four days. The cost of the training course is $350; application and payment must be received two to four weeks in advance of the seminar. All lodging and transportation are the responsibility of the attendee. A cancellation within two weeks prior to the seminar will result in the forfeiture of the $350 registration fee. This course is designed to make service technicians more effective through hands-on training. During the seminar, instructors will demonstrate K800 and System2 system start-ups and the general operation of the products. Attendees are asked to bring a laptop computer and voltage meter to the seminar. This is a required course to certify or re-certify for fuel-control product testing. OPW FMS will award certificates of achievement on systems that are covered during the seminar. In order to receive certification, attendees must pass a mandatory test on each system. OPW Fuel Management Systems has also posted the dates and times for its virtual product training seminars in December, all of which are free to qualified OPW FMS distributors and technicians:
  • Dec. 11-12, from 9-11 a.m. CST, will focus on the K800 Phoenix Premiere Software.
  • Dec. 18-20, from 9-11 a.m. CST, will focus on the SiteSentinel 1 Automatic Tank Gauging System.
    All virtual course registrations are on a first-come, first-serve basis with registration closed one business day prior to training. A minimum of five registrants are required to conduct an online seminar with a maximum of 15 in each class. Attendees need high-speed Internet access, an Internet e-mail address, and must meet the systems requirements found at http://support.webex.com/support/system-requirements.html. Qualified technicians and distributors can register for any onsite training seminars on OPW Fuel Management Systems’ Web site at www.opwfms.com by clicking on the “Service Seminar Schedule” link in the Tech Support section or by calling Beverly Belton or Steve Rose at 708-485-4200. In addition, technicians can go to http://www.opwfms.com/Department%20Pages/TechnicalService/TechServiceSeminarSchedule.html for a direct link to the schedule and to register.