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Short Course Schedule


AVS National Short Courses not only facilitate student/instructor interactions, but provide networking opportunities with peers. AVS National and AVS Chapter short course programs are scheduled in the Spring (April to June) and Fall (September to November).  Due to COVID-19 AVS has also implemented some AVS Online Training opportunities.

Bookmark this page and check back monthly for updated programming. Review the AVS Short Course Catalog and complete the Courses by Request form to help us determine what courses to offer in 2019. You will receive short course announcements to help you plan your training needs.

AVS Onsite Short Courses will help your company save time and money by bringing the course to your facility. We will also work with you to customize our courses to suit your company’s needs. Please review our AVS Short Course Catalog and complete the Onsite Short Course training request form to receive a proposal.

NOTE: All online events are currently being hosted via the Zoom platform.

AVS Webinar Schedule

Career Transitioning: Academia to Industry (Know the Steps to Take and What to Expect)
June 8, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
Instructor(s): Lisa Balbes


AVS Online Short Course Schedule

Times listed are in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT), please check your timezone!
The Zoom platform will be used for online training.

AVS Online Short Course Program: Atomic Layer Etching
May 18, 2021
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
Instructor(s): Steve George

AVS Online Short Course Program: Vacuum and Cryogen Safety
May 19, 2021
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
Instructor(s): Roger Shrouf

AVS Online Short Course Program: Partial Pressure Analysis with Residual Gas Analyzers
May 21, 2021
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
Instructor(s): Gerardo Brucker


AVS E-Talk Schedule

AVS e-Talk: Creating New Materials Atom-by-Atom with Molecular Beam Epitaxy
May 4, 2021
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
Instructor(s): Stephanie Law


AVS Chapter Short Course Schedule

Please review the AVS Short Course Catalog and complete the Courses by Request form if you would like to see a particular course offered in 2021. Spring (April-June) and Fall (September-November) Short Course programs will be posted as they become available.

Times listed are in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT), please check your timezone!

SCCAVS Short Course Program: An Overview of Applied Vacuum Technology (2-Day)
September 27, 2021
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
Instructor(s): Tim Gessert

SCCAVS Short Course Program: Vacuum System Design (1-Day)
September 29, 2021
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
Instructor(s): Tim Gessert


AVS National Short Course Schedule

Please review the AVS Short Course Catalog and complete the Courses by Request form if you would like to see a particular course offered in 2021. 

POSTPONED UNTIL 2021

Don't see what you are looking for then use our Courses by Request form to make a request. For a complete listing of available courses or to learn more about our instructors click: Short Course Catalog or Short Course Instructors.

Questions? Contact Heather Korff, heather@avs.org, 530-896-0477