Courses related to topics within SPIE Optical Systems Design

These online course offerings will give you the technical training you need to excel in your field

Online courses

Created by the same expert instructors who teach our in-person courses, SPIE online courses are designed to be taken on your own schedule from your desktop or mobile device. Register and gain immediate access for one year from date of purchase.

See list of courses below.

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Course offerings


The following select online courses align with Optical Systems Design topics and can be added to your conference registration. Click on the links to read the course descriptions. Register for online courses through the Optical Systems Design Online Event and receive an automatic 10% discount.

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Practical Optical System Design (SC003)
Optical Systems Design: First Order Layout - Principles and Practice (SC1102)
Introduction to Optical Alignment Techniques (SC010)
Optical Materials, Fabrication and Testing for the Optical Engineer (SC1086)
Stray Light Analysis and Control (SC1199)
Mirror System Design with Freeform Surfaces (SC1272)

A valuable investment for your career


Courses include:

  • Slideshow presentations
  • Quizzes to test your retention of the material
  • Supplemental resources
  • Digital Certificate

Member discounts


SPIE Members and Student Members receive discounts on courses. For more information about becoming a member, visit SPIE Membership

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