Instrument and Equipment Education

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Discover our selection of on-site and self-paced eLearning courses designed to help you stay up to date on the latest applications, instruments, maintenance, and safety information. Our expert instructors take a personalized approach, using their expertise to understand the challenges you face in the lab and offer solutions you can use to investigate complex research questions and simplify routine testing.


Whether you need to understand fundamentals or learn new skills, we can help you develop the knowledge and competence you need to drive decisions, maximize resources, and increase productivity.

Self-paced eLearning courses

Start your journey of scientific discovery with self-paced eLearning courses for analytical instruments and lab equipment. Designed to equip you and your colleagues with essential skills, our basic operations and foundational theory courses will enable you to unlock the full potential of your Thermo Fisher Scientific instruments and equipment. 

Watch the video to learn how these courses can help you.

How can self-paced eLearning courses help you?

  • Increase your lab efficiency: ensure that you and your team are confident in utilizing your Thermo Fisher Scientific instruments and equipment, leading to enhanced productivity.
  • Stay up to date: keep up with the latest advancements and best practices related to your instruments and equipment.
  • Smooth onboarding: expedite the onboarding process for new team members by providing them with structured and accessible training resources.
  • Flexible training options: on-demand eLearning courses make it easy for you to move at your own pace and have access to them when you need them.*

Self-paced eLearning courses are available for the following product types:

  • ChromatographyDiscover training resources tailored to chromatography techniques and methodologies in liquid, gas, and Ion chromatography.
  • Mass SpectrometryUncover the nuances and intricacies of mass spectrometry through specialized training modules in LC-MS, GC-MS, and ion chromatography MS.
  • Atomic SpectroscopyInstrument training for AA and ICP-OES.
  • Sample PreparationGain confidence in sample preparation techniques to ensure accurate and reliable results in automated sample extraction and other sample preparation instruments.
  • Molecular SpectroscopySoftware and user training for FT-IR, Raman and Microscopy.
  • Software (Thermo Scientific Chromeleon software)

Need help purchasing and taking eLearning courses? See this How-to Guide for detailed step-by-step instructions that will walk you through the process of how to find, order, manage, assign, and take eLearning courses for analytical instruments and lab equipment.

Self-paced eLearning courses are available in Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and the United States.


If you have a Premier Plus or Perform service plan with Unity Lab Services, please go to your Premium eLearning Portal to access your eLearning. 


*Courses are available for one year after the date of purchase. Once a course is assigned and accessed, it can be viewed for 30 days before it expires. Refer to the full specifications on the eLearning course overview page to view full details.

On-site training courses

In-person training courses taught by our world-class instructors will enhance your learning experience and allow you to expand your productivity and proficiency. Our training institutes are located strategically at manufacturing sites and demo facilities throughout the world. 

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Knowledge bases and FAQs

Available 24 hours a day and seven days a week, our knowledge bases provide instant access to a wide variety of information across our broad product portfolio and to frequently asked questions. Created by subject matter experts, these tools serve as databases for technical resources and are repositories for documentation, troubleshooting, and problem resolutions developed specifically to meet your needs.

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