The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Office of Weights and Measures will hold a seminar for Weights and Measures Officials and Industry on the most recent version of NIST Handbook 130, Uniform Laws and Regulations, "Uniform Packaging and Labeling Regulations (UPLR)" (http://www.nist.gov/pml/wmd/pubs/hb130-14.cfm) and Tare Procedures.
After this seminar, participants will be able to:
You must bring a calculator or smart phone that can perform basic calculations.
Materials & Supplies:
Participants will be provided with a USB flash drive that includes the presentation materials.
There are no prerequisites for this seminar.
Successful completion includes attendance for the entire class, active participation in the session activities, discussion, and receiving a passing grade on the examination. Students who do not fulfill these requirements will not receive a certificate of completion.
State Weights and Measures Officials and Industry (by invitation only).
There are no registration fees this seminar.
Start Date: Wednesday, March 26, 2014
End Date: Friday, March 28, 2014
Location: White Plains, NY
NIST/Office of Weights and Measures
Course Number: 5303
Event Time: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Registration Deadline: Friday February 14, 2014
You must register in the Office of Weights and Measures Contact Management System. You must first establish a primary contact account by going to the link listed above. Follow the instructions to create an account unless you are already a registered user.
Your request for a contact account will be processed within one business day. You will be sent a password, so that you can then register in our training system (How to Request Training & Transcript Using the Contacts System-PDF) for this class. If you have any questions, contact Isabel Chavez at 301-975-2128.