PLM and Forensic Microscopy Courses
Courses taught at the McCrone Research Institute range from basic, introductory courses, emphasizing the proper use of the microscope, to specialized courses focusing on a particular technique, a particular material, or a particular industrial, forensic or environmental field of application.
You may register for courses by mailing or faxing the Course Registration Form PDF at 312-842-1078 or by calling us at 312-842-7100.
Please note: We are currently not taking online registrations for courses.
Additional information on each including tuition, the course syllabi, and dates offered can be accessed through the following links:
Modern Pollen Identification (1537)
March 18–20, 2014
Microcrystal Tests for Illicit Drugs and Diverted Pharmaceuticals (1725)
June 23–27, 2014
Forensic Paint Microscopy (1715)
March 3–7, 2014
Forensic Dust Analysis (1750)
May 5–9, 2014
Forensic Microscopy of Glass (1712)
September 29–October 3, 2014
Forensic Fiber Analysis: Advanced Microscopy and Microchemistry (1507)
October 20–24, 2014
Comparative Microscopy of Soil (1710)
December 1–5, 2014
Hair and Fiber Microscopy (1207)
September 22–26, 2014
Animal Hair Identification (1208)
September 3–5, 2014
Microscopy of Explosives (1722)
November 27–31, 2014
Microscopy of Illicit Drugs and Excipients (1726)
Advanced Forensic Microscopy (1701)
Please visit our Web site often for updates on new and rescheduled courses. If there is a course or a subject not listed that you are interested in, please contact the registrar.