Courses

Metrology courses

The Federal Institute of Metrology (METAS) offers fundamental and advanced training courses in metrology.

Please contact us for further information about the courses listed below.

Course program 2023


VNA Tools training course

VNA Tools is a free software developed by METAS for measurements with the Vector Network Analyzer (VNA). The software facilitates the tasks of evaluating measurement uncertainty in compliance with the ISO-GUM and justifying metrological traceability.

The software is available for download at www.metas.ch/vnatools. The three day course provides a practical and hands-on lesson with this superior and versatile software.

Dates:

May 9 to 11, 2023 (VNA expert day on May 12, 2023)

November 7 to 9, 2023 (VNA expert day on November 10, 2023)

Registration deadline:

30 days before course start

It is still possible to register for the course after the registration deadlines until we have reached the maximal number of 16 participants.

Cost: CHF 2'800.- per person
Language: English

VNA Tools training course (held in Columbia MD, USA)

VNA Tools is a free software developed by METAS for measurements with the VectorNetwork Analyzer (VNA). The software facilitates the tasks of evaluating measurementuncertainty in compliance with the ISO-GUM and justifying metrological traceability. The software is available for download at www.metas.ch/vnatools. The three day course provides a practical and hands-on lesson with thissuperior and versatile software.

Dates:

March 28 to 30, 2023

Registration deadline:

30 days before course start

It is still possible to register for the course after the registration deadlines until we have reached the maximal number of 16 participants.

Cost:

USD 3'500.- per person

USD 1'050.- per person (for participants from academia with support letter from institution or proof of student card, number of seats limited)

Language: English

Other metrology courses

The following courses are not scheduled yet. However, you may send us an e-mail to show your interest for a course. We will then contact you as soon as the course will be on offer.

Training for verification officers

For further information, please refer to the pages in German or French.

Last modification 06.12.2022

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