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McCrone Course Schedule by Date

Click on the titles below to see the course outline and syllabus. You may enroll in courses by mailing or faxing the Course Registration Form PDF at 312-842-1078 (fax) or by calling us at 312-842-7100 (phone).

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2016 Courses

March 2016

March 21 – 25:  Microchemical Methods (1270A)
March 28 – April 1:  Microscopy of Explosives (1722)
March 28 – April 1:  Microscopical Identification of Asbestos (1608A)

April 2016

April 11 – 15:  Forensic Dust Analysis (1750)
April 11 – 15:  Indoor Air Quality: Fungal Spore Identification (1630)  Closing soon
April 18 – 22:  Advanced Indoor Air Quality: Advanced Fungal Spore Identification (1635)  New course for 2016
April 18 – 22:  Applied Polarized Light Microscopy (PLM) (1201)
April 25 – 29:  Scanning Electron Microscopy and X-ray Microanalysis (1402)  Closed
April 26 – 28:  Introduction to Basic Human Body Tissues (1557)  New course for 2016

May 2016

May 2 – 6:  Asbestos Fiber Counting [NIOSH 582] (1616)
May 9 – 13:  Food Microscopy (1560)
May 16 – 20:  Microscopy of Extraneous and Foreign Matter in Food (1555)

June 2016

June 6 – 10:  Inter/Micro 2016
June 20 – 24:  Microscopical Identification of Asbestos (1608A)
June 20 – 24:  Forensic Fiber Analysis: Advanced Microscopy and Microchemistry (1507)
June 27 – July 1:  Microscopy for the Conservator of Art and Artifacts at Campbell Center
June 27 – July 1:  Practical Infrared Microspectroscopy – FT-IR (1422)

July 2016

July 6 – 7:  Microscope Cleaning, Maintenance and Adjustment (1301)
July 11 – 15:  Asbestos Fiber Counting [NIOSH 582] (1616)
July 18 – 22:  Advanced Asbestos Identification (1608B)
July 18 – 22:  Applied Polarized Light Microscopy (PLM) (1201)

August 2016

August 1 – 5:  Chemical Microscopy at Cornell University (1202)
August 1- 5:  Sample Preparation and Manipulation for Microanalysis (1501E)
August 15 – 19:  Microcrystal Tests for Illicit Drugs and Diverted Pharmaceuticals (1725)  New course for 2016
August 22- 26:  Microscopical Identification of Asbestos (1608A)
August 29- 31:  Digital Imaging and Photomicrography (1105)
August 30 – September 1:  Animal Hair Identification (1208)  New course for 2016

September 2016

September 12- 16:  Asbestos Fiber Counting [NIOSH 582] (1616)
September 12 – 16:  Applied Polarized Light Microscopy (PLM) (1201)
September 19 – 21:  Raman Microspectroscopy (1430)
September 19 – 23:  Comparative Microscopy of Soil (1710)
September 26 – 30:  Indoor Air Quality: Fungal Spore Identification (1630)
September 26 – 30:  Scanning Electron Microscopy and X-ray Microanalysis (1402)  New dates

October 2016

October 4 – 6:  Advanced Indoor Air Quality: Identification of Fungal Cultures (1632)  New course for 2016
October 10 – 11:   Microscope Cleaning, Maintenance and Adjustment (1301)
October 17 – 21:  Microscopical Identification of Asbestos (1608A)
October 24 – 28:  Advanced Asbestos Identification (1608B)

November 2016

November 7 – 11:  Applied Polarized Light Microscopy (PLM) (1201)
November 28 – December 2:  Polymer Microscopy (1205)