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Microscopy Training Course Schedule

COVID-19 UPDATE
Register for Courses with Confidence
As the COVID-19 situation changes daily, we want you to feel totally confident about registering for our courses:
If McCrone needs to reschedule the course, we will simply roll over your registration to the new dates.
If McCrone is unable to run the event again in the next 12 months, you will be entitled to a full refund.
If you have questions or concerns, please contact Mrs. Freddie Jones-Smith: freddie@mcri.org

Never make non-refundable travel plans before receiving written (email) notification that the class has met minimum registration and will run. Payment in full is due on or before the first day of class.

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2020 McCrone Microscopy Courses

SECURE ONLINE COURSE REGISTRATION: Click on a course title below to view the course description and to register online. Transactions on this site are protected with up to 256-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption. You may also register for a course by mailing or faxing a completed McCrone Course Registration Form PDF to 312-842-1078 (fax) or by calling the registrar at 312-842-7100.

Class size is limited; register early to reserve a seat. Closing soon means there are only 1 or 2 seats available before a course is either Closed or Closed, call for waiting list. Courses and schedule are subject to change. Check this page frequently for updates and revisions:

July 2020

July 13 – 17: Asbestos Fiber Counting [NIOSH 582]
July 20 – 24: Applied Polarized Light Microscopy (PLM) (1201) / Forensic Microscopy
July 27 – 31: Microscopical Identification of Asbestos

August 2020

August 10 – 14: Sample Preparation and Manipulation for Microanalysis
August 18 – 20: Fluorescence Microscopy
August 24 – 28: Microscopy for the Conservator of Art and Artifacts

September 2020

September 1 – 3: Digital Imaging and Photomicrography
September 21 – 25: Scanning Electron Microscopy and X-ray Microanalysis

October 2020

October 5 – 9: Advanced Forensic Microscopy (1701) / Advanced Applied Polarized Light Microscopy
October 19 – 23: Asbestos Fiber Counting [NIOSH 582]
October 26 – 30: Indoor Air Quality: Fungal Spore Identification

November 2020

November 2 – 9: Applied Polarized Light Microscopy (PLM) (1201) / Forensic Microscopy
November 9 – 13: Microscopical Identification of Asbestos
November 16 – 20: Advanced Asbestos Identification

December 2020

December 7 – 11: Scanning Electron Microscopy and X-ray Microanalysis



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