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 but may not be positioned to take advantage of new developments in the field.

Click any course title below to learn more and download a detailed course outline. You can also download a printable, chronological version 2019 schedule (of the PDF). 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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For detailed information on payment, available discounts, and travel, please review the Information for Participants.

Analytical Technologies

Course name 2019 Dates
analytical courseBiopharmaceutical Assay Essentials 7/23-26


Course name 2019 Dates
Applied Cleaning Validation Practices: A STERIS Master Class 7/30–31
Chromatography Column Packing: Foundations and Applications 6/4–6
new course!Hands-On cGMP Biomanufacturing of Vectors for Gene Therapy 5/13–16
downstream courseupstream courseHands-On cGMP Biomanufacturing Operations 5/21–24
downstream courseupstream courseHands-On Single-Use Processing for Biopharmaceuticals 10/8–10
downstream courseupstream courseHands-On Viral Vaccine Manufacture n/a
Microbial Contamination Control in Bioprocessing Operations 1/15–17

Bioprocess Development

Course name 2019 Dates
downstream courseApplied Principles and Techniques of Depth Flow Filtration (DFF) and Tangential Flow Filtration (TFF) for BioPharm Downstream Purification


downstream courseDownstream Biopharmaceutical Processes: Fundamentals and Design 6/18–20
downstream courseFoundations of Downstream Processing and Formulation 5/21–23
Fundamentals of Mammalian Cell Line Development 6/25–27
Introduction to Design of Experiments (DoE) for Bioprocess Analysis and Optimization 3/27–29

Bioprocess Engineering

Course name 2019 Dates
Applied Monitoring and Control for Advanced Biomanufacturing 7/16–17
upstream courseCell Culture Engineering: A Single-Use Perspective 7/23–25
upstream courseFermentation Engineering 6/4–6
new course!Hands-On Essentials of Automation for Biomanufacturing 7/10-11

Online Courses

Course name
Fundamentals of Biomanufacturing