AIChE Academy

Welcome to the AIChE Academy

AIChE Academy brings a full array of education and training resources to chemical engineers and the companies they work for. You’ll find courses, webinars, conference presentations and more from AIChE, CCPS, SBE, IfS, and ISWS.  You can search by topic, availability of CEUs and PDHs, delivery method, skill level—even location. Start learning today.

Top Picks in Biological Engineering

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Biomanufacturing for Chemical Engineers

eLearning (online) Course
This course presents the fundamentals of biomanufacturing. It focuses on the unit operations utilized to manufacture biological drug products.

Engineering Global Biological Solutions

Conference Presentation
AIChE Annual Meeting
Monday, November 17, 2014 - 11:15am-12:15pm
The past decades have seen biopharmaceuticals begin to dominate the drug development pathway and already we can see potent biologics bringing...

Top Picks in Chemical Engineering Practice

Pressure Relief Valve Sizing Equations Basis

Archived Webinar
Mar 14, 2012
Engineers responsible for the sizing of pressure relief valves, will get a more in-depth understanding of the mathematical basis for the sizing...

Designing Advanced Activated Carbons for Enhanced Mercury ...

Conference Presentation
AIChE Annual Meeting
Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 1:15pm-1:45pm
Roger Cayton, Jacob Lowring, and Joe Wong ADA Carbon Solutions EPA’s Mercury and Air Toxic Standards requiring stringent emission controls for coal-...

Top Picks in Chemicals & Materials

Crystallization Operations

Public (classroom) Course
Join crystallization expert Wayne Genck for a practical overview of the basics of crystallization and precipitation and how to apply the fundamentals of crystal growth and nucleation to industrial processes. In two days, you’ll learn about the theory of material, energy and population balances and how to apply it in the production of amorphous and crystalline materials.

Pneumatic Conveying of Bulk Solids

eLearning (online) Course
This course will help you learn how to apply practical design and troubleshooting principles to improve the efficiency, safety and reliability of pneumatic conveying systems transporting powders and bulk solids.

Evaluation of Oxidized Mercury Species Desorbed from Hg ...

Conference Presentation
AIChE Annual Meeting
Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 9:15am-9:30am
Mercury exists in various forms in the flue gases of coal combustion, from its elemental state (Hg 0 ) at the boiler exit, to various oxidized forms...

Top Picks in Energy

Distillation in Practice

Public (classroom) Course
This course covers all essential distillation concepts likely to be faced by process support, operations, and design engineering personnel. It covers vapor liquid equilibrium, process design, column operation, and simulation issues, along with specification and selection of hardware.

Characterization of Glycerol-Diesel Emulsions Fuels

Conference Presentation
AIChE Annual Meeting
Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 1:00pm-1:15pm
Diesel fuel emulsions have demonstrated reductions of unwanted combustion emissions. Glycerol, a renewable and abundant resource, is an attractive...

Top Picks in Process Safety

Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA)

eLearning (online) Course
This online course offers an overview of Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA) to mitigate risk in your processes.

Process Safety Boot Camp

Public (classroom) Course
Offered in North America, this intensive and highly interactive 4-day course trains chemical engineers in the fundamentals of Process Safety. Taught jointly by process safety veterans with decades of experience at major companies from the process industries.

Offshore Process Overview

Conference Presentation
Southwest Process Technology Conference
Friday, October 4, 2013 - 1:00pm-3:30pm
Offshore topside facilities are typically designed for minimum processing of the well fluids to minimize the topside facilities weight and footprint...

Top Picks in Professional Development

Heat Exchanger Design and Operations

Public (classroom) Course
This course is ideal for chemical and mechanical engineers who are engaged in plant operations, technical services, and project design; or with assignments involving heat exchanger sizing, specification, or operation.

Leadership Is Everyone’s Responsibility

Archived Webinar
Feb 20, 2013
This webinar discusses the “hidden leadership” opportunities that are woven into everyday roles, how to recognize these opportunities and take...

Tips for the Creation and Application of Effective Operating ...

Conference Presentation
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 10:45am-11:15am
Specific requirements exist in all Safety Management Systems Guidelines/Requirements (e.g., Process Safety Management, Risk Management Program,...