We offer a number of different courses for customer’s consideration:

Course on-site: 

An on-site course is delivered to instrument users on your site, in your own lab with your samples and methods. The content of the course is tailored to your specific needs. This can range from basic user familiarisation to advanced method development techniques.
Particular Sciences Ltd and/or manufacturer’s specialist personnel will lead the course.
It suits small groups of 2 – 6 users and typically are 1 day courses.
Price is based on time on site, travel & costs (from €900 to €3,600 vat extra).


Schools are central courses in Particular Sciences Ltd or a suitable hotel or college. Groups are larger and they can take place from 1 to 3 days.
The content is tailored to suit the attendees. Typically this consists of theory and practical components.
Presentations are by Particular Sciences Ltd and the manufacturer’s specialists.
User assessments, certificates and course resource material are included.
Prices usually fixed, hotel & local travel extra. 

Go to our events page to see schools available during next few months.


E-training is currently only available for Malvern Instruments Diffraction instruments. This self paced, internet based course can be completed at a time that suits you. The material is delivered in modules with assessments at the end of each module.
The cost is €540 vat extra, accessible by purchase order to Particular Sciences Ltd. Certificate of Competence is issued upon completion. 

Details of E-training

Full 5 days courses: 

Full 5-day courses are held in the UK, European or US HQ of the instrument manufacturer. Typically these courses cover full basic theory, instrument design, software overviews and methods. User assessments and certificates are provided.
Prices vary from FOC to €1,500 with airfares, hotel extra.