cleanroom operations


Cleanroom Basics: What is a Cleanroom and How Does it Work?



This course provides a detailed overview of cleanrooms, applicable to the beginner but also of relevance to the more experienced cleanroom professional. Beginning with basic particle behavior, the instructors describe how various types of cleanrooms function, how cleanliness is measured, and the basics of operating a cleanroom – both fabrication and biological. The material is equally relevant to new-construction and retrofit cleanrooms, and provides a general look at how a cleanroom can be used to prevent or correct contamination issues. In addition to the printed material, the instructors will share experiences related to a large number of cleanroom situations, and ample time will be allowed to discuss particular issues of importance to the students.

Course outline     Who should attend?     Course materials     Instructor    Next date and location     Pricing




Course outline
  1. Particles and how they behave
  2. Basic microbiology and viable particles
  3. Cleanrooms and other controlled environments
  4. Cleanroom cleanliness – particles and viables
  5. Types of cleanrooms
  6. The Reverse Design Principle
  7. Operation of a cleanroom
    1. Gowning considerations
    2. Cleanroom practices
    3. Biocontamination control
    4. Ensuring cleanroom cleanliness – cleaning and evaluating cleanliness
    5. Materials and material handling
    6. Maintenance considerations
Who should attend?

You need information on the basics of cleanrooms because:
  • You are new to the industry and will be working in a cleanroom
  • You will have or currently have a new cleanroom and need to know how to operate one.
Course materials
  • Copy of PowerPoint presentation in course binder
  • Certificate of attendance for completion of CEUs

Continuing Education Units: .6 CEUs

Instructor

John Weaver

Jan Eudy

 

Next date and location

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
IEST Training Center
1821 Walden Office Square, Suite 380
Schaumburg IL, 60173
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Tuesday, February 27, 2018
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Courtyard by Marriott San Francisco Airport
San Bruno, California
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Registration information

Buy 3 Get 1 Free! Register three attendees from your company for the same training course and receive a complimentary fourth registration for another person in your company to attend that course. Contact IEST at 847-981-0100 to arrange this option. (Complimentary registration applies to registration of equal or lesser value. Not valid with any other offers or promotions.)

Registration Fees Regular

Member
Non-member

$715
$815


  • All registrations are transferable to another person for the same event but are not refundable. Notification of transfer must be made at least seven days prior to the event. Transfer fees apply. Exception: IEST reserves the right to cancel courses, in which case registrants will receive a full refund of the tuition fee.
  • Program and instructor(s) are subject to change.
  • All registrations include morning and afternoon breaks and lunch. Includes certificate of attendance, and .6 CEUs.
  • Payment must accompany registration; there is no invoicing. IEST does not accept purchase orders as a method of payment.
  • All member dues must be current at the time of registration to qualify for the member rates.
  • All education training courses earn Continuing Education Units.

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