Training Seminar Program

Join us for our “lunch and learn” program! Our team of experts will come to your location for an educational break and some great food. Our best and brightest share their valuable knowledge with your internal team in a comfortable and relaxed setting conducive to learning and the sharing of ideas. 

We will cover one topic per session. Whether you would like us to come for one session or want to take advantage of all six, our knowledgeable staff will share their expertise with your team and answer any questions they may have.

Committed to continuing education, The Collins Companies are available for educational training for you and your staff

Steam Systems

Steam Systems

Our session on steam basics will cover the following:

  • Properties of Steam
  • Pressure reduction, "Why?"
  • Steam Trapping
  • How they operate
  • Energy conservation
  • How traps fit into an efficient steam system

Condensate Recovery:

  • Is condensate recovered?
  • Economic benefits
  • Problems found in return systems
  • Pressure powered and electric Condensate Pumps

Valve Automation

Valve Automation

Our session on valve automation will cover the following:

  • Pneumatic or electric
  • Size and selection
  • Accessories
  • Solenoids
  • Limit Switch
  • Positioners
  • Steam Metering and Safety Relief Valves

Pressure and Temperature

Pressure and Temperature

Our session will cover the following:

  • Types
  • Uses and Applications
  • Operation of pressure and temperature controls
  • Instrument Safety Training
  • Advantages/Disadvantages of Digital Pressure Gauges
  • Understanding Pressure Sensors
  • Reasons to use a Thermowell
  • Transmitters and Transducers



Our session on corrosion will cover the following:

  • Cause and effect
  • Identifying corrosion
  • Corrosion types
  • Importance of prevention

Interested in learning about a certain topic?

We want to meet your needs. Please reach out to us with topic suggestions.