SPIB Planer Operator Course Red Oak, VA.

March 30th 9am until 5pm
March 31st 8am until 5pm
April 1st 8am until 1pm

This SPIB Planer Course is held at Morgan Lumber Company in Red Oak, Virginia. Hendal Price is the instructor for this course. Hendal, a former SPIB District Supervisor uses his vast experience to teach by demonstrating on the machine and in the classroom. The course covers both conventional cast steel framed machines, and more modern fabricated steel, all electric driven machines. Topics include proper alignment and setup for various items, mill flow, efficiency rates, proper feeding, and maintenance requirements. The specific designs and set up of different brands of machines will be discussed. This course is designed to benefit new operators, experienced operators, maintenance personnel, quality control personnel, mill supervisors, and even management who want to better understand planer mill equipment, efficiency and flow in the mill, and how to evaluate machine defects and causes.

Location: Morgan Lumber Company, 628 Jeb Stuart Highway, Red Oak, VA.

Cost: Please make your check payable in the amount of $400 per participant to the Southern Pine Inspection Bureau, PO Box 10915, Pensacola, FL 32524 and denote course name. If you are paying with a card, you will see a link on the next page to click and fill out.

Accommodations: You will need to make your own hotel reservations.

Magnuson on the Lake, 103 2nd St., Clarksville, VA, 434-374-5023

Days Inn, 1074 Bill Tuck Hwy, South Boston, VA, 434-575-4000

Fairfield Inn & Suites, 1120 Bill Tuck Hwy, South Boston, VA, 434-575-6000
If you have any further questions contact Kim Emanuel at kmales@spib.org or 850.434.2611 ext. 500.

Registration Closed

This course is sold out.