INSTINCT V Basic Training

General information

Duration 3 days
This course transmits entry- to intermediate level knowledge to users and covers both programming with the Graphical Assay Editor, as well as with textbased XSL programming.

The following topics are covered:
  • Introduction and key elements of the software
  • System Document Editor
  • Programming an Assay using the graphical Editor
  • Scheduling and running Assays
  • Data input and output using the graphical Assay Editor
  • Using Libraries in the graphical Assay Editor
  • Basic programming using the textbased XSL Editor
  • Data input and output using the textbased XSL Editor
  • Advanced usage of XSL
  • Automatic Transports and Lid Handling
  • Error Handling
  • Liquid Handling introduction

Detailed information can be found here.
  • General computer skills
  • Adequate language skills in English or German (depending on the training specification)
The training is ideal for anyone who wants to create Assays using INSTINCT V or who wants to have a general understanding of how INSTINCT V works.
Please read the provided material before the training.
eLearning Lessons will be provided in advance as well for preparation.

Note that you need to plan travelling and accommodation. The fee for trainings in Bonaduz includes lunch at the Hamilton "Green Sense" Canteen but excludes taxes, traveling and accommodation expenses.
Training confirmation (Letter of Attendance) upon successful completion of a training course.
The software will be explored mainly using hands-on exercises in conjunction with presentation slides. These exercises consist of easy application examples in the beginning, which will become increasingly complex. A hands-on session on a VANTAGE system accompanies the training (in online trainings this part is replaced by the simulation of the run within INSTINCT V).

Presentation slides are written in English. This is true for all courses regardless of whether they are held in English or German.
Standard price for a training of 3 days: 2,400 EUR* per participant.
*Prices in non euro currency might differ

Discount possible for multiple people from the same company that are going to attend the same training course (discount might differ depending on the responsible HAMILTON subsidiary).

If you purchased a training together with a HAMILTON system, you need to provide the quotation number for the system for enrollment in a training course. If you need a quotation to attend training independent of the purchase of an instrument, please contact our HAMILTON Training Team and request a quote for the desired training. Please specify the number of participants and the desired training course. You can also enroll without a quotation.

The invoice will be send to you after attending the training. Please provide information about the invoice address when you enrolling for a training. If needed, you can also provide a Purchase Order number and upload a Purchase Order document from your company.

Please note that each participant must register individually: Each participant must create an account, choose the training course and enroll for this training course.


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