Continuing Education Training


Put yourself and your team on the path to success.  Attend Fall Conference training courses and begin earning valuable IEST Learning Path Certificates. The new IEST Learning Path Certificate program is the only curriculum that allows professionals of all levels access to core knowledge and benchmark training.

TRAINING SPECIAL - Attend all 4 days of training courses by registering for the Education Passport and receive a 20% discount.

Buy 3 Get 1 Free! Register 3 people from the same company for the same class and receive a 4th registration free. All four registrants must be from the same company to participate in this offer.


Program subject to change.

Cleanroom Basics: What is a Cleanroom and  How Does it Work?*
Instructor: Jan Eudy
Monday, November 12, 2018
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
.6 CEUs

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 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.

Beyond Cleanroom Basics: Fundamental Information on Cleanroom Operations*
Instructor: Morgan Polen
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
.6 CEUs

This course will expand upon cleanroom basics, providing the audience information related to overall cleanroom operations with case studies from a wide variety of industries with various contamination concerns.

Cleanroom Classification Testing and Monitoring*
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Instructor: Morgan Polen
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

This course will address the fundamentals of cleanroom testing as related to the ISO 14644 international cleanroom standards as well as the recent revisions of ISO 14644 Parts 1 & 2 in relation to cleanroom testing. Examples of cleanroom testing and monitoring in various industries will be provided.

Understanding the Cornerstone Cleanroom Standards: ISO 14644-1 and ISO 14644-2
Instructor: Robert Mielke
Thursday, November 15, 2018
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
.6 CEUs

This full-day course also includes: (1) a brief overview of the entire ISO 14644 series to help you become familiar with the breadth of this essential International Standards Series and (2) critical insights into the 2015 revision to these standards, including changes in the revised Standards, how they impact your cleanroom operations, and the rationale of the documents.


Online registration will be open in late July.

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(Ends October 26)

(October 27 - November 6)
Education Passport

(Entry into all 4 training courses)






Cleanroom Fundamentals Learning Path Certificate
(includes all 3 courses marked with an asterisk)






Full-day Continuing Education Training Course 
(Individual pricing for each course)

IEST Member




Buy 3 Get 1 Free! Register 3 people from the same company for the same class and receive a 4th registration for free. All four registrants must be from the same company to participate in this offer. Contact IEST at information@iest.org or 847-981-0100 to take advantage of this offer.


* Attend all courses marked with an asterisk and you will complete your Cleanroom Fundamentals Learning Path Certificate. 
º If space permits, on-site registrations will be taken at the conference at the late registration pricing.



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