2011 Product of the Year Award Winner – Plant Engineering Magazine
DeviceNet is one of the most common communication protocols used in the automation industry. As an open source product managed by the Open DeviceNet Vendors Association (ODVA), it has become an industry standard. This course covers the basics of a DeviceNet network including dozens of related items from power supplies to cables to communication between sensors and actuators; this training module provides a framework for anyone working with a DeviceNet network.
2010 Silver Innovation Prize – Connecticut Quality Improvement Award
Education and Training
The Connecticut Quality Improvement Award (CQIA) uses the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award for Performance Excellence and Innovation criteria in a campaign to advance innovative programs that improve quality, performance and marketplace competitiveness in the state of Connecticut.
2009 Product of the Year Award Winner – Plant Engineering Magazine
Fuses, Circuit Breakers, & Overloads
Electric circuit protection is essential to protect wiring, equipment, and most importantly, personnel. As a matter of fact, proper selection and application of circuit protection is mandated by law. Fuses, circuit breakers and” overloads are often the last resort protection. Choosing the correct device, applying the device properly, and guaranteeing that routine maintenance is conducted will ensure the protection is there when needed.
2009 Product of the Year Award Finalist – Plant Engineering Magazine
Confined space accidents injure or take the lives of thousands of workers each year. Silos, ceilings, vaults, tanks and other vessels present specific hazards to workers. These hazards must be recognized, mitigated and/or eliminated. It’s not just the right thing to do, it’s also the law.
2008 Product of the Year Award Winner – Plant Engineering Magazine
Belt and Chain Drives
The efficient transmission of mechanical energy has been paramount since the industrial revolution. Belt and chain drives have filled this need since the beginning, and are still in use today. Proper application of these drive elements provides only the foundation for reliable operation. This program teaches industrial manufacturing workers about mechanical power transmission, explaining engineering concepts, as well as best maintenance practices to achieve maximum operating time for various drive systems.
2007 Product of the Year Award Winner – Plant Engineering Magazine
Three Phase AC Motors
Polyphase induction AC motors are the workhorse of modern industry. This training teaches critical maintenance skills in an easy to use format. Learn how to diagnose voltage problems, size overload protection properly, and select the right motor for the job. With attention to concepts and practical skills, this training teaches a comprehensive approach to motor maintenance.
2007 Silver Innovation Prize – Connecticut Quality Improvement Award
As America’s first state-level quality award, CQIA uses the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award for Performance Excellence criteria to advance innovative programs that improve quality, performance excellence, and marketplace competitiveness. New Standard Institute won the award for its e-Learning offerings consisting of computer based training, available via CD or instant download, and web based training. This innovative e-Learning combines cutting-edge technology with the kind of detailed in-depth training usually only accessible when attending a consultant-led seminar.
2006 Product of the Year Award Winner – Plant Engineering Magazine
Web Based Training
New Standard Institute’s Learning Management System is provided online in the form of Web Based Training. The WBT system allows companies to train large groups of people in a small amount of time, anywhere in the world. To optimize the training process, the WBT system allows you to customize the system in order to provide specific courses to specific people, thereby eliminating the cost of wasted seats. Based on servicing concurrent users, or users that are online at the same time, over 100 people can simultaneously be trained.
2005 Product of the Year – Grand Award Winner – Plant Engineering Magazine
Machine Vibration Basics
The Plant Engineering Product of the Year 2005 Grand Award Winner of was announced Monday, March 20 at a black-tie dinner during the 2006 National Manufacturing Week. Prior to achieving Grand Award status, this program was selected as a finalist in the competition’s Training category.
CONNSTEP Special Merit Award – 2004
CONNSTEP, a manufacturing organization based in Connecticut, presented New Standard Institute with a Special Merit Award at CONNSTEP’s first annual award competition in 2004.
2004 Product of the Year Finalists – Plant Engineering Magazine
Plant Engineering Magazine gave New Standard the unusual honor of being selected as Finalists in three award categories:
Gaskets and Bolted Flange Connections. Category: Fluid Handling
Maintenance Storerooms. Category: General & Maintenance Software
Measurement Methods. Category: Training Products
2004 Product of the Year Winner – Electrical Construction & Maintenance Magazine
Electrical Safe Work Practices computer based training program presented with Product of the Year plaque in Computers and Software category
2003 Product of the Year Finalist – Plant Engineering Magazine
Electrical Safe Work Practices
Category: Environment Safety and Health
All persons who install, maintain, repair, or just work near electrical power equipment need electrical safety training. United States labor law spells out safe work practices and employee training requirements. This computer based training provides the information required by OSHA 29CFR1910 Subpart S, as well as other important safety information not required by OSHA.
2002 Product of the Year Finalist – Plant Engineering Magazine
Maintenance Planning and Scheduling
Category: General & Maintenance Software
Extracted from New Standard Institute’s popular three-day seminar, this program is designed to provide the basics of Maintenance Planning and Scheduling training without requiring seminar attendance. This material has been presented to over 7500 people in the last 15 years. This easy-to-use training software is a solid Maintenance Planning & Scheduling reference.