Comprehensive GC-MS Training (Agilent SQMS with MassHunter)
Event May 13 - May 17, 2019
The Open University
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
This course has been approved by the Royal Society of Chemistry for purposes of Continuing Professional Development (CPD). This 5-day course includes an introduction to quadrupole mass spectrometry, method development and troubleshooting; hardware configuration; MS tuning; data acquisition in scan and selected ion monitoring (SIM) modes; qualitative & quantitative data analysis; reports; sequencing; Retention Time Locking (RTL); an introduction to deconvolution; and method maintenance. The course will train the operator to perform the maintenance required to ensure the smooth running of the instrument. The course also discusses the principles of troubleshooting by examining the effects of faults in the system on the chromatographic output. This course includes troubleshooting and maintenance focusing on tunes & diagnostics, GC considerations, vacuum system, ion source, quadrupole mass filter and MS detector. It combines a mixture of classroom based presentations with hands-on hardware and software lab exercises, to give you comprehensive training.