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Improve your job performance, meet changing job demands, and increase your value to your organization. SPIE is your leading provider of optics and photonics training, committed to providing continuing education and professional development opportunities available in multiple formats for maximum flexibility. 

Additionally, SPIE develops resources and materials for educational outreach in the field including grants, scholarship programs, and support of educational conferences.

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Preview courses for free

SPIE Education Services created the Instructional Webinar Series to provide an introduction to various optics and photonics topics while also offering a preview of some of our most popular courses.

In our next webinar, Richard Youngworth, Founder and Chief Engineer at Riyo LLC, and Craig Olson Engineering Fellow for Imaging and Optical Systems at L3Harris, will provide an introduction to their full SPIE course, Practical Optical System Design. (SC003).

Take this course live at SPIE Photonics West on Monday, 24 January 2022.

And register now for the free preview webinar, Putting the Practical In Optical System Design, on 17 November at 10:00AM PT.

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