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Gas Control Conference

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  • 3200 Emerson Way, McKinney, TX
    Nov 7, 2022 - Nov 11, 2022
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. -- 4-1/2 Days
- CEUs: 3.2


4-1/2 day conference demonstrating natural gas regulator in gas pressure control fundamentals. Natural Gas distribution and natural gas transmission will be emphasized.


Upon completion students will be able to:

  • determine the difference between pilot-operated and direct-operated regulators
  • assess the various methods of overpressure protection
  • correctly size relief valves and regulators for natural gas applications
  • troubleshoot a wide array of regulator topics


  • Fundamentals of Self-Operated Regulators
  • Fundamentals of Pilot-Operated Regulators
  • Unloading Style Pilots vs. Two-Path
  • Sizing and Selection of Regulators
  • Methods of Overpressure Protection
  • Monitor Methods and Sizing
  • Relief Valves Sizing and Selection
  • Pressure Factor Measurement
  • Regulator Troubleshooting
  • Failure Analysis
  • Recommended Installation Practices
  • Aerodynamic Noise Theory, Treatment Methods and Technologies
  • Regulator Olympics - 3 Troubleshooting Challenges*

*Regulator Olympics- class divided into teams to troubleshoot regulators, diagnose problems of the district station, change monitor modes, and work on commercial service regulators.


Recommended at least 1-year's experience in the field of natural gas pressure regulation

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Registration always closes 2 weeks prior to session start date

Cancellations:  If your plans or budgets change, you may cancel your enrollment up to 14 calendar days prior to the start of the course without incurring a cancellation charge.  Limited enrollment makes it necessary to charge a 50% administrative fee for any changes or cancellations within two weeks of the class start date.