Face-to-Face: Absolute Basics of GC & GC-MS

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 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 a GC or GC-MS?
  • 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?
  • How would you use them? How do they work and what is available?
  • 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 definition of gas chromatography
  • 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-MS

Course approval

This course has been approved by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) for purposes of Continuing Professional Development (CPD). 

Who is this course for?

This course is for those completely new to gas chromatography and mass spectrometry, analysts or technicians looking for a refresher in these techniques, lab managers and line managers, data analysts and report writers, service engineers and consultant engineers, those involved in the sales and marketing of these instruments, their consumables or their use for analysis.

Course combinations

This 1-day course is ideal either as stand-alone or prior to attending the Practical Essentials of GC & GC-MSComplete GC & GC-MS or Hands-on Complete GC & GC-MS courses.

The Hands-on Complete GC & GC-MS takes place on 4th - 8th July, the week following the Absolute Basics of GC & GC-MS. Find out more at: https://www.anthias.co.uk/training-courses/complete-handson-GC-GCMS

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