ASTM D93 Standard Test Methods for Flash Point by Pensky-Martens Closed Cup Tester -- eLearning Course

    Price: $174

    About the Series

    ASTM's Petroleum Lab Technician Series enables lab technicians to improve their skills through industry leading, self-guided, online training. The eLearning courses are a key tool to supplement existing internal lab QA/QC programs.

    Each course includes:
    • Self-guided training complete with video demonstrations, checklists, concept presentations, data sheets and glossaries
    • Quiz with automatic grading
    • Certificate upon successful completion of course and passing score on the quiz.

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    About the Course

    These test methods cover the determination of the flash point of petroleum products in the temperature range from 40 to 370 degrees C by a manual Pensky-Martens closed-cup apparatus or an automated Pensky-Martens closed-cup apparatus and the determination of the flash point of biodiesel in the temperature range of 60 to 190 degrees C by an automated Pensky-Martens closed cup apparatus.

    The course can be completed in about one hour.

    Learning Outcomes

    By the end of this course, you will be able to:

    • Recall the parts that make up the automatic and manual Pensky-Martens Closed Cup Apparatus
    • Recall the temperature to which the samples must be heated
    • Identify the specifications for preparing the apparatus
    • Recall how often the flash point of a certified reference material must be determined
    • Recall the temperature to which the test cup and specimen must be kept
    • Recall the proper method of calculating the ambient barometric pressure
    • Recall the proper method of reporting the corrected flash point


    Anyone who runs the D93 test method or who needs an understanding of the test method and how it is properly run.

    Course Content

    • Introduction
    • Demonstration Videos
    • Procedural Outlines
    • Glossary
    • Data Sheet
    • Quiz
    • Referenced Materials
    • Certificate


    • 11.1.1 Procedure A (Duration: 9:46)
    • 12.1.1 Procedure B (Duration: 3:22)

    CEUs and Certificate

    CEUs: .1 or 1 PDH

    Certificate: A certificate is available upon successful completion of the course and an 80% or higher score on the exam.

    Reference Materials Included

    ASTM D93

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    Stock # TRAIN-D0093-PASS

    Price: $174