Developed and Taught by Instron Experts

Instron offers a wide variety of training opportunities designed to meet the needs of machine operators and test method developers of all skill levels. Our classes provide in-depth education about materials testing and best practice techniques, in addition to teaching users about the range of testing found in their own particular testing system and its associated software.

For your convenience, courses are offered in a number of locations including:

  • In classrooms at Instron's headquarters in Massachusetts (U.S.) and High Wycombe (UK)
  • At regional locations across the U.S.
  • In a virtual format
  • At your own facility

Instron's Training Curriculum

Offering a wide assortment of courses, our training curriculum is designed to meet the training needs of machine operators and test method developers — from novice to expert.

Your operators and test method developers will learn about computer-controlled material testing and best practice techniques while building an understanding of range of testing capabilities found in your testing system and its associated software tools. This knowledge will help you to apply the wide range of capabilities found in your Instron testing system while improving efficiency and productivity to maximize the return on your investment. Contact the Training Department to learn more.


Instron training classroom

Classroom Training
Instron offers classroom-style training courses virtually, in cities around the U.S., and at our corporate headquarters in Norwood, MA and High Wycombe, UK. Our experienced trainers give students a practical, hands-on classroom experience.

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Instron eLearning

Online eLearning
Instron's Online eLearning courses are shorter, more condensed versions of our live classroom trainings, and are specifically tailored for operators and managers that want to learn at their own pace.

Available through our online training portal, these courses allow you to train whenever and wherever is most convenient for you. Current eLearning courses include "Introduction to Materials Testing," "Errors in your Data," and "Essentials of Biomedical Testing."

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Instron on-site training

Training at Your Facility
Instron has an experienced staff of instructors and applications engineers who can bring training directly to your facility.

Our onsite training courses are designed to compliment the system fundamentals training that is included with your testing system or upgrade installation, and is ideal for organizations who wish to provide their test operators with highly-customized training using their own testing equipment.

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