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Absolute Basics of GC & GC-MS

This course has been approved by the Royal Society of Chemistry for purposes of Continuing Professional Development (CPD). RSC members receive a discount of 10% for this 1-day course (membership number required) if booked at least 6 weeks in advance.

Event Type:
Workshops/Training Courses
Date:
Apr. 24, 2020
Venue:
The Open University
Location:
Milton Keynes , UK

Course summary

Course approval

This course has been approved by the Royal Society of Chemistry for purposes of Continuing Professional Development (CPD). RSC members receive a discount of 10% for this 1-day course (membership number required) if booked at least 6 weeks in advance.

What will you learn on this course?

This is a perfect introduction for absolute beginners to gas chromatography and GC-MS. The course will cover the what, why, where, when and how of GC & GC-MS.

  • What is gas chromatography, mass spectrometry, a GC or GC-MS?
  • How would you use them? How do they work and what is available?
  • Why would you use them? How would they help solve your problems and what answers could they give?
  • When would you use them? What types of analytes and samples can you use them for?
  • Where would you use them? Which applications to answer what questions?

Learning outcomes

  • You will learn about the different types of chromatography
  • You will understand the definitions of gas chromatography and mass spectrometry
  • You will learn the principles and components of the gas chromatograph
  • You will learn about the principles and components of the mass spectrometer
  • You will learn the purpose and principles of data analysis
  • You will learn about different sampling techniques for GC
  • You will learn about a number of industries and their application of GC and GC-MS

Who is this course for?

If you have no or very little knowledge of gas chromatography, are an analyst, technician, engineer or work in sales or marketing and would like to improve your knowledge in this area, then this is the course for you.