Schedule of Short Courses

The biomanufacturing industry grows and changes rapidly from year to year, creating significant educational demands on our workforce. BTEC is committed to providing updated, cutting-edge short courses to workers who are grounded in the industry and interested in taking advantage of new developments in the field.

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Click any course title below to learn more and download a detailed course outline. Be sure to note BTEC's Professional Certificate in Biomanufacturing Science. Courses eligible for the certificate are identified with one or more of the following symbols:

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Analytical Technologies

Course name Dates
newAnalytical Methods for Gene Therapy Vector Characterization and Testing
new Analytical Methods for Raw Materials Testing TBA
analytical courseBiopharmaceutical Assay Essentials May 18–21, 2021


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newAutomation, Process Control, and Real-time Monitoring of Yeast Culture TBA
Hands-On Essentials of Automation for Biomanufacturing June 23–24, 2021


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Chromatography Column Packing: Foundations and Applications TBA
analytical coursedownstream courseupstream courseHands-On cGMP Biomanufacturing of Vectors for Gene Therapy August 3–6, 2021
downstream courseupstream courseHands-On cGMP Biomanufacturing Operations June 29–July 2, 2021
downstream courseupstream courseHands-On Single-Use Processing for Biopharmaceuticals TBA
downstream courseupstream courseHands-On Viral Vaccine Manufacture TBA
analytical courseMicrobial Contamination Control in Bioprocessing Operations


Bioprocess Development

Course name Dates
downstream courseApplied Principles and Techniques of Depth Flow Filtration (DFF) and Tangential Flow Filtration (TFF) for BioPharm Downstream Purification October 26–29, 2021
downstream courseDownstream Biopharmaceutical Processes: Fundamentals and Design June 15–17, 2021
Fundamentals of Mammalian Cell Line Development TBA
Introduction to Design of Experiments (DoE) for Bioprocess Analysis and Optimization TBA
newProtein Precipitation and Crystallization
December 14–16, 2021

Bioprocess Engineering

Course name Dates
upstream courseCell Culture Engineering: A Single-Use Perspective TBA
upstream courseFermentation Engineering August 10–12, 2021


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newBiopharmaceutical Lyophilization and Spray Drying August 3–6, 2021
downstream courseFoundations of Downstream Processing and Formulation TBA

Online Courses

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revised courseFundamentals of Biomanufacturing
newIntroduction to Chemical Modification of Protein Therapeutics
newLatest Trends in Downstream Biopharmaceutical Processing
newUpstream Production Process Development for Biopharmaceuticals