FCA Liquid Handling for Fluent®

This course will provide participants with convenient step-by-step instructions to create and optimize liquid classes for Fluent instruments equipped with liquid displacement (FCA)  and/or  air displacement (Air FCA) pipetting arm using FluentControl software.
Participants will develop knowledge and establish confidence for effective use of the Fluent instrument and learn how to improve the quality of pipetting for different type of liquids.

General information

The following topics are covered in this course:
  • Introduction and overview to hardware components relevant for pipetting
  • Tecan's liquid handling concept and terminology
  • The influence of the various liquid handling parameters on pipetting precision and accuracy
  • Single and multi-pipetting
  • Measure precision with colorimetric tests 
  • Wash and flush procedures
  • Daily, weekly and preventive maintenance
  • Troubleshoot
  • Final test and certification
FluentControl course
At the end of the course participants will be able to understand the parameterization of  default liquid classes for FCA arm, create customized liquid classes, implement the concept of liquid classes for their own liquid types, perform precision and accuracy measurements with colorimetric test and applications and improve the performance with appropriate maintenance.

 Target audience
This course for users who operate a Fluent instrument equipped with FCA arm and would like to optimize and maximize the performance of their system.


Code Dates Available seats Place
CH2212L30 21.03.2022 - 23.03.2022
0 Switzerland - Zurich Männedorf register in waiting list