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Onsite/Online Short Courses

(Both Onsite & Online Short Course training is available!)

AVS has adapted our training options to be available either onsite/in person or online (via the Zoom platform) to accommodate your company and employees needs.

Let AVS bring our short courses and qualified instructors to your employees either in person or onsite. AVS Short Courses range from basic to advanced levels and may be customized to fit your organizations training needs. 

AVS Short Courses offer training for technicians, scientists and engineers, and is being offered to companies who are able and want to provide training to their employees during this challenging time.

The AVS Short Course Catalog has more than 70 short courses that are organized under the following three broad categories:
  • Vacuum and Equipment Technology - topics related to vacuum and processing equipment design, operation, and maintenance 
  • Materials and Interface Characterization - topics covering chemical, physical, and electrical characterization of films, surfaces, particles, and interfaces
  • Materials Processing - Topics covering materials processing, modification, and integration

AVS Onsite/Online Short Courses offers:

  • Convenience – Lets you decide when your courses will be presented
  • Cost-effectiveness – Eliminating attendee travel expenses and individual attendee course fees. Competitive pricing for any size group of employees
  • Customization – A program that includes only those topics most valuable to your group 
  • Technical experts – Selected for their knowledge of the subject, proven teaching ability, and communication skills
  • Development – Develop new topics not covered in our short course catalog per your organization’s needs and recruit technical experts qualified to train your employees
Whether you have a group of 5 or 50 employees, AVS will work with you to coordinate the best possible training for your employees at a competitive price. In addition to providing training from our current course list, we can customize any course or work with you to develop new topics of interest associated with either your organization or within the industry.

Questions? Contact Heather Korff,, 530-896-0477.

Onsite/Online Short Course Request Form

Complete this form if you are looking for group training for your company employees and to receive a proposal.
(If you are looking for individual training please complete the AVS Courses by Request form).

Please note that an onsite course may be provided within 4-6 weeks from the time you accept the AVS proposal.
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