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Winter 2021 Engineering Safety Relief Systems Webcourse

Whether you are an end-user, equipment manufacturer, design engineer, or contractor, this webcourse will help you build your capabilities in the area of the principles and practices of engineering safety relief systems. Attendees also get 3 years access to the IRC’s web-based safety relief systems analysis tool (Ver. 2.0). The tool has a high degree of flexibility to analyze, engineer, and document safety relief systems for industrial refrigeration applications.

2021 Online Operator Training Web Sign Up Now Available

Advanced Ammonia Refrigeration Systems Nov 5-12 2021 8-10am CST

For course content and delivery questions please contact Marc Claas at the IRC info line.

For registration questions please contact Nick Kraemer at UW Extension.


The Industrial Refrigeration Consortium is a collaborative effort between the University of Wisconsin Madison and corporations. Our goal is to improve the safety, efficiency, and productivity of industrial refrigeration systems and technologies. We realize this goal by conducting applied research, delivering knowledge transfer, and providing technical assistance. Although our efforts are focused on industrial refrigeration systems that utilize anhydrous ammonia, we also work with systems that use other refrigerants.

The IRC offers a unique combination of complementary resources that include academic qualifications, technical expertise, and practical experience. We provide objective information that is not biased by an affiliation with any particular organization.

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