Pasteurization Workshop

 Pasteurization Workshop

April 2 – 3, 2024 for Two Day Pasteurization HTST Training
April 2 – 4, 2024 for Three Day Pasteurization HHST Training
Pullman, WA

Please register early for discounted rate.

Register by March 18th for the Two Day HTST Training fee of $470.00, after March 18th the fee is $500.00
Register by March 18th for the Three Day HHST Training fee of $620.00, after March 18th the fee is $650.00

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This 3-day class on pasteurization covers vat, basic High Temperature Short Time (HTST) systems, and on the 3rd day Higher Heat Shorter Time (HHST) systems. Additional discussions on magnetic flow timed systems and systems with auxiliary equipment are included. Hands-on activities are conducted in the WSU Creamery Facilities. Course is suggested for plant operators, maintenance personnel, quality personnel, management and suppliers to the industry.

The program generally includes

  • Background and Definitions
  • Basic HTST Systems
  • Pasteurization Controls Operation and Testing
  • Auxiliary Equipment
  • Vat Pasteurization
  • Meter Based Systems
  • Systems with Evaporators
  • Tests of Legal Controls
  • Case Studies, Records review
  • HHST

The 2023 tentative Pasteurization 3 Day Workshop Agenda PDF is available for you to view as a reference. 2024 agenda will be very similar.

Course Locations

April 2 – 4, 2024
Courtyard by Marriott
1295 NE North Fairway Rd
Pullman, WA 99163
Room: Jackson

WSU Creamery – Ferdinand’s Ice Cream Shoppe
2035 NE Ferdinand’s Lane
Pullman, WA 99164

Payment
We accept all credit cards.  All payments must be received prior to the start of the course.

Cancellation/Refund Policy
The registration fee, less $30 will be refunded to you if you cancel prior to March 22, 2024.  After March 22, 2024, no refunds will be made for cancellations.  Substitutions are acceptable at any time.

ADA:  Reasonable accommodations for individuals who qualify under the Americans with Disabilities Act are available upon request.  If accommodation is NOT requested 10 days in advance, we cannot guarantee availability onsite.  Request should be emailed to Cathy Blood.

Hotel Information

Courtyard by Marriott
1295 NE North Fairway Rd
Pullman, WA 99163
509-332-1500

It will be a courtesy block. You do not need to use the block, and you can pick other locations to stay.

Book your group rate for WSU Pasteurization Workshop
Courtyard Pullman for $139 USD – $149 USD per night
Last Day to Book: Saturday, March 11, 2024

Area Lodging with no block

Residence Inn by Marriott Pullman
1255 NE North Fairway Dr
Pullman WA 99163
509-332-4400

Holiday Inn Express
1190 SE Bishop Blvd
Pullman, WA 99163

509-334-4437

Quality Inn Paradise Creek
1400 South East Bishop Boulevard
Pullman, WA 99163
509-332-0500

Coast Hilltop Inn & Restaurant
928 NW Olsen Street
Pullman, WA 99163
509-332-0928

Thanks to Our Sponsors!
WSU Creamery
Washington State Department of Agriculture
US Food and Drug Administration
Washington Association for Food Protection

Please contact Cathy Blood by email if you have questions about registration, or contact John Haugen by email if you have questions about the Pasteurization Workshop