Microscopy Instruction, Consultation & Analysis

MICA Benefits

Why take a course from MICA?

The answer is simple: MICA offers custom-tailored courses to meet individual laboratory and student needs.

MICA students benefit from several key features:

  • Courses offer both microscopical theory and practical work at the microscope preparing and analyzing numerous samples
  • MICA understands what makes a laboratory successful, so courses include QA/QC procedures, as well as NVLAP, ELAP, AIHA, EPA and NIOSH protocols to promote QA/QC competence
  • Small class size, hands-on instruction and individual microscopes for each student ensure personalized attention
  • Microscopical video system promotes effective use of classroom time
  • Extensive repository of samples increases student ability to identify multiple particles and fibers
Click on the titles at left for select MICA course descriptions.