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Online Training - Foldscope 101B, the Basics of Foldscope Use [July 12th 2023]

Get the most from your Foldscope by learning from our experts! This 90-minute session includes all of the basic skills needed to explore the microcosmos with the first and only Paper Microscope. Training session includes a short introduction to microscopy and then you will learn the parts of a Foldscope, examine a prepared slide, couple it with your phone, and make your own slides. Q&A will be available at the end if time permits.

  • Workshops are offered quarterly
    • Summer 2023 Workshop: Wednesday July 5th 2023 4 pm PT / 5 pm MT / 6 pm CT / 7 pm ET
  • Registration Deadline is one week prior to workshop
    • Summer 2023 Workshop Deadline: Wednesday June 28th 2023  11:59pm PT
  • 90-minute session
  • Up to 25 attendees
  • Led by Paola Moreno-Roman, PhD, Cellular & Molecular Biology, Stanford University; Holly Stuart, Foldscope Education Specialist, to assist
    • Buy as many seats as you want [limited to 25 attendees]
    • Price: $60 for one seat
    • Questions about the workshop or policies, contact training@foldscope.com
    • Includes Certificate of Attendance at completion of workshop
    • Groups of 5 or more receive a 10% discount, email training@foldscope.com prior to purchase to arrange for discount.

    Materials Required

    • Foldscope (Don't have one yet? Get it at our store!)
    • Glass or Paper Slides
    • Clear tape
    • Scissors
    • Recommended: Premade slides

    Cancellation Policy

    • Full refund up to 48 hours after purchase
    • 50% refund up to 2 weeks after purchase
    • No refund or cancellation is offered on purchases made less than a month before the workshop

    Upcoming workshops

    • Fall 2023:
      • Tuesday November 7th 2023 4pm PT / 7pm ET = Foldscope101-A
      • Thursday November 9th 2023 4pm PT / 7pm ET = Foldscope4Educators-A
      • Wednesday November 15th 2023 4pm PT / 7pm ET = Foldscope101-B
      • Thursday  November 16th 2023 4pm PT / 7pm ET = Foldscope4Educators-B

      Other Training Offerings