Chilworth Technology, Inc. Becomes Authorized Provider of IACET CEUs
Prestigious Authorization Demonstrates Commitment to High-Quality Lifelong Learning
October 28, 2010 –The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded Chilworth Technology, Inc. the prestigious Authorized Provider status. IACET Authorized Providers are the only organizations approved to offer IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs). The recognition period extends for five years, and includes all programs offered or created during that time.
“Chilworth Technology, Inc. is proud of our education programs which train numerous safety managers and engineers each year in important process safety skills so that our clients stay on the cutting edge,” stated Lorraine Mahon, Director of Business Operations. Mahon added, “Our new partnership with IACET is a demonstration of our commitment to lifelong learning and high standards for all of our programs, and we are very pleased to join such a prestigious organization as well as an elite group of organizations that offer excellent continuing education and training programs.”
“We are pleased to welcome Chilworth Technology, Inc. as our newest Authorized Provider organization,” stated Karen Brown, President of IACET and Senior HR Manager of Nuclear Power at Shaw Group in Massachusetts. Brown added, “Chilworth Technology, Inc. joins nearly 650 organizations around the globe that have had their programs vetted by third-party experts in continuing education to ensure the highest possible standards are met.”
Chilworth Technology, Inc. offers the following topics of training:
- Understanding & Controlling Electrostatic Hazards
- Dust Explosion Prevention and Protection Techniques
- Gas/Vapor Explosion Hazards
- Evaluation & Selection of Electrical & Non-Electrical Equipment for Use in Hazardous Areas
- Chemical Reaction Hazards
- OSHA Dust Explosion Inspection Preparatory Training
- Understanding Essentials for Management of Process Safety
In order to achieve Authorized Provider status, Chilworth Technology, Inc. completed a rigorous application process, including a review by an IACET site visitor, and successfully demonstrated adherence to the ANSI/IACET 1-2007 Standard addressing the design, development, administration, and evaluation of its programs. Chilworth Technology, Inc. has pledged its continued compliance with the Standard, and is now authorized to use the IACET name and Authorized Provider logo on promotional course material. In addition, Chilworth Technology, Inc. is now linked to the IACET web site and is recognized as offering the highest quality continuing education and training programs.
Chilworth’s goal is to provide services to business and industry to help identify, characterize, prevent, and mitigate potential fire, explosion, and thermal instability (runaway reaction) hazards in their processes by providing expert independent consulting, specialist laboratory testing and process safety training.
About IACET: The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) is a non-profit association dedicated to quality continuing education and training programs. IACET is the only standard-setting organization approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) for continuing education and training. The ANSI/IACET 1-2007 Standard is the core of thousands of educational programs worldwide. For more information, please visit www.iacet.org or call 703-506-3275.
Chilworth Technology, Inc. has been approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Ste 500, McLean, VA 22102; (703) 506-3275.