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Process Engineering & Industrial Technology Expo
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All those who pre-register will be admitted to all technical training, hands-on workshops and the exhibition hall at no cost, and will receive a one-year subscription to CALIFORNIA PROCESS ENGINEER and TECHNOLOGY CAREERS DIGEST at no cost (a $75 value).

ISA San Diego Section Monthly Section Meeting
Wednesday January 29, 2020 at Dynalectric
Basics of Standard Process Current Loops Short Course
Hands On DMM Meas and Safety Course Description (PDF)

Program: This 90-minute course covers the basics of standard process current loops using 4 -20 milliamp sources. Attendees will learn in detail about the DC used in 4-20 mA process loop systems. Using current source calibrators and analog meters, attendees will participate in Hands-On exercises and operate a 4-20 mA loop system. Participants are welcome to bring their own process meters or use our process loop work stations.

Instructor: John Bowman of the Wilmington Instrument Company has been in the test and measurement field since 1973 including 34 plus years of service with the Fluke Corporation. John is a Board member and past President of the Measurement Science Conference. He has presented numerous classes for ISA, NCSli, IAEI, ISPE, PDA, IBEW, Operating Engineers and many other organizations during his career. John is certified in Thermal Imaging and Vibration Analysis. For questions or to arrange for a course, contact John Bowman at (714) 235-1964. Website:

Course Agenda
- IEC 61010 Safety and PPE Review
- DC Current
- DC Voltage
- Process Loop Overview
- Understanding 4 -20 milliamps
- 0 to 100% Current Steps Explained
- Hands-On 4-20 mA Workstation.
- Questions


Wednesday, January 29, 2020
9505 Chesapeake Dr
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 712-4700

RSVP to Mike Wallace at
No cost for ISA members.and those who join at the meeting.
Non-members are requested to donate $10 to the ISA San Diego Section


5:00 - Networking & Refreshments
5:45 - Short Course Program
7:15 - Q&A followed by socializing and more refreshments

Updated Dec 16, 2019