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).
After this seminar, participants will be able to:
You must bring a calculator or a smart phone that can perform basic calculations.
Materials & Supplies:
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.
There are no registration fees this seminar.
Start Date: Monday, March 10, 2014
End Date: Friday, March 14, 2014
Location: Frankfort, KY
NIST Office of Weights and Measures
Class No.: 5307
Registration Deadline: Friday, February 21, 2014
Time: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (class will dismiss at 10:00 am on Friday)
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 (http://www.nist.gov/pml/wmd/upload/how-to-request-training1.pdf) for this class. If you have any questions, contact Isabel Chavez at 301-975-2128.