Because You Can't Learn in a Vacuum

Date: September 29, 2016

Because You Can't Learn in a Vacuum

The Leybold Academy

To make sure you’re getting the most out of your vacuum systems and equipment, Leybold offers a wide selection of seminars through our Vacuum Academy.

Whether you’re knowledgeable and experienced or new to the field, Vacuum Academy, presented by Leybold, offers classes that are ideal for you and your colleagues.

Participating in Vacuum Academy seminars is easy. That’s because we customize all our courses in vacuum technology, equipment maintenance and repair to your level of expertise and schedule.

Learning in the seminar

We offer our Vacuum Academy seminars at our North American headquarters in Export, PA, (near Pittsburgh), or onsite at your facility.

Now offering multi-employee discounts.

Fundamentals of Vacuum Technology

This intensive 3-day seminar covers the fundamentals of vacuum technology. It also enables you to understand how vacuum pumps and gauges work, and how they’re used.

Topics covered during this 3-day course include:

  • Engineering Basics
  • How Vacuum Pumps Work (Rotary Vane, Roots, Scroll, Screw, Turbomolecular, Diffusion, Cryogenic)
  • Pressure Measurement Basics (pressure range from 1,000 to 10-12 mbar)
  • System Operation
  • Leak Detection


  • Hands-on demos
  • Presentations
  • Course Materials
  • Lunch and Refreshments
  • Certificate of Completion

After several intensive sessions, you’ll know enough to make intelligent decisions about buying and using vacuum pumps and pumping systems.

Next Vacuum Academy at Leybold USA Inc. in Export, PA

November 8 - 10, 2016

Fee: ..................................................$1,295

(Note: 10% discount applied for companies sending two or more participants)

Contact: ...........................................Diana Koch  724-325-6589

To find out how we can tailor a Vacuum Academy course to fit your level of expertise and learn more about upcoming seminars, call 724-325-6589 or e-mail

Leybold USA Inc.

5700 Mellon Road Export, PA 15632-8900

T +1 724-327-5700

F +1 724-325-3577