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Swagelok Manchester

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Process Analyser Sampling System Training

Optimise Your Sampling Systems. Avoid Costly Mistakes.

Our Instructors

Tony Waters - Industry expert and consultant

Tony Waters brings over 45 years of experience with process analysers and sampling systems to his numerous training programs, which have been presented in many countries. Mr. Waters has also founded three companies, and has worked in engineering and marketing roles for an analyser manufacturer, end-user, and a systems integrator. Mr. Waters holds a Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering from The Open University, Milton Keynes, and has authored a technical reference book, Industrial Sampling Systems, which attendees receive with the course. The book is an indispensable resource for designing and maintaining sampling systems.

Phil Harris - Industry expert and consultant

In over 30 years of experience in industry and academia, Phil Harris has provided expert insight and analysis for a variety of applications. Mr. Harris is the author of many papers on analyser systems and routinely presents at industry conferences and technical seminars. With extensive experience in research, development and project management, Phil has supported many industries, including nuclear energy, oil refining, and alternative fuels. Mr. Harris earned both his Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of Manitoba.

What you will learn

In this 5-day, instructor-led, Process Analyser Sampling System Training course. You’ll be able to:

  • Recognise and diagnose sample transport problems
  • Calculate pressure drop in a fast loop or return line
  • Prevent or control phase separation
  • Read and create sampling system schematics
  • Design and build your own sampling system
  • Upon course completion, you’ll return to work with valuable knowledge and skills you can use right away.

    To find out more download the course brochure which includes a full agenda of each day.

    Who should attend?

    This course is essential for technicians, chemists, engineers, or anyone involved in the design, building, operation, or maintenance of process analyser sampling systems, and is appropriate for basic training or as a refresher for experienced professionals.


    Want to know more?

    For further information you can download our brochure, flyer, take a look at our white paper Ten Sampling System Mistakes Harming Your Operation or a short exert from Tony's Book Industrial Sampling Systems . If you need to speak to us directly, call 01925 822662 option 3 or email

    Not quite for you? Why not try our 2-day Sampling System Problem Solving and Maintenance Training? Or maybe our one day seminar an Introduction of Industrial Sampling Systems is just what you're looking for...

    Training terms and conditions apply.