Our 1-day introductory courses provide an overview for complete beginners to the technique. These instrument-independent, classroom courses provide an introduction to the technique to boost your knowledge and confidence.
These courses are aimed at complete beginners with no experience in the technique. We have successfully trained delegates in a wide range of roles from sales, business development, marketing, finance and administration, as well as analysts, technicians and engineers.
These courses are taught in a non-sales environment providing independent and unbiased advice. The training is packed full of practical tips and examples, delivered by delivered by practicing analytical chemists with current skills.
1-day Absolute Basics of GC & GC-MS - covering Gas Chromatography and Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS)
1-day Absolute Basics of HPLC & LC-MS - covering Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) & Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS)
1-day Absolute Basics of ICP-OES & ICP-MS - covering Inductively Coupled Plasma Optical Emission Spectroscopy (ICP-OES) & Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)
The 1-day Absolute Basics of GC & GC-MS has been approved by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) for the purposes of Continuing Professional Development (CPD).
Feedback from previous attendees
"[I enjoyed] the hands-on examples of different consumables and also the real-world examples of where different extraction and analytical techniques would be used."
Shaun Loach, Organic Analyst, Terra Tek Limited, attended Absolute Basics of GC & GC-MS, January 2019.
"[I enjoyed the] pace and friendliness. Little practical was good. Good range of material covered."
Brett Keith, Lab Manager at The Open University, attended Absolute Basics of GC & GC-MS, October 2018.
"Good overview of all the techniques to give a good basic understanding."
Adam Hudson, Scientist, LGC Ltd, attended Absolute Basics of ICP-OES & ICP-MS, July 2018.
"It was a very good refresher for me personally."
John Adey, Scientist, Environment Agency, attended Absolute Basics of HPLC & LC-MS, February 2018.