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IGP Institute

IGP Institute Mission

To provide innovative and relevant education and technical programs to enhance the market preference, consumption and utilization of U.S. cereal grains, oilseeds and their value-added products for the global grain industry.

Meet Our Partner – U.S. Grains Council

Meet Our Partner: USGC

The IGP Institute Unveils its 2018 Course Lineup

As a global leader in grain industry education, the IGP Institute professional team continually evaluates its curriculum and adapts to meet the training needs of its partners and participants. These trainings are offered on-site and via distance. To date in 2017, the IGP Institute has offered 74 courses for 1,494 participants for grain industry professionals from around the world.

Click here to read more about the upcoming courses in 2018.

November Stakeholder News Brief

Check out the latest Stakeholder News Brief here.

November 2017 Stakeholder News Brief

Buhler-KSU Executive Milling Courses

The Buhler-KSU Executive Milling courses in November included participants from India, Haiti, Jamaica, Thailand, The UAE and the U.S.

The course covered the underlying principles of the milling process and the parameters that can be influenced by either the raw material or the milling system; understanding the challenges of the operating staff; and learning which critical control points to check in order to judge whether an operation is running well.


 IGP Institute 2016 Year in Review

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2016 IGP Institute Year in Review PDF

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Upcoming Courses 

GEAPS-KSU Hands On Training Program
December 12-14, 2017

IGP-KSU Pet Food Formulation for Commercial Production
January 8–12, 2018

IAOM-KSU Introduction to Flour Milling
January 15-19, 2018
August 13-17, 2018

IGP–KSU Grain Elevator Managers
January 22–26, 2018

NGFA-KSU Food Safety Modernization Act Industry Training
February 20-22, 2018
May 15-17, 2018

Buhler-KSU Expert Milling (English)
March 5-9, 2018

Buhler-KSU Expert Milling (Spanish)
March 12-16, 2018

IGP–KSU Grain Purchasing
April 9–20, 2018

Buhler–KSU Executive Milling (English)
May 21–25, 2018

IGP-KSU Feed Manufacturing
June 25-29, 2018

IGP-KSU Pet Food Workshop
August 6, 2018

IGP-KSU Extrusion Processing:Technology and Commercialization
August 7-10, 2018

IGP–KSU Risk Management
August 6–8, 2018 – Basic
August 9–10, 2018 – Advanced

Buhler–KSU Executive Milling (Spanish)
August 27–31, 2018

IAOM-KSU Basic Milling Principles
October 8-12, 2018

IAOM-KSU Advanced Milling
October 15-19, 2018

Buhler-KSU Flowsheet Technology (English)
November 12–16, 2018

IGP-KSU Extrusion Applications in Global Food Security and Nutrition
2018 date to be determined

IGP 700 Fundamentals of Animal Nutrition (Distance)
2018 date to be determined

AFIA 500 - Introduction to Feed Manufacturing (Distance)
2018 date to be determined

Buhler-KSU Executive Milling (English) 
2018 date to be determined

FSPCA Preventative Controls for Human Food and HACCP Integration for FSMA Compliance
2018 date to be determined

Upcoming Distance Education Courses for Winter 2018

Course Dates: January 8-February 9, 2018
Registration Open: December 5, 2017-January 3, 2018

GEAPS 500: Into to Grain Operations
GEAPS 501: Management Basics
GEAPS 541: Developing an Effective Safety Culture
GEAPS 550: Materials Handling I

Course Dates: February 12-March 16, 2018
Registration Open: January 8-February 6, 2018

GEAPS 506: The Grain Industry in Canada: Climate, Crops, People
GEAPS 510: Facilities Planning & Design I 
GEAPS 520: Grain Quality Management
GEAPS 551: Materials Handling II