Ipsen Announces 2023 Training Dates and Enhancements to Ipsen U Curriculum

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Cherry Valley, ILLINOIS (February 17, 2023) – Ipsen’s comprehensive training course in vacuum equipment, Ipsen U, is returning in 2023 with some upgrades. Expanded course offerings will dig deeper into metallurgy, thermal processes, troubleshooting and furnace mechanics. The curriculum will also be tailored for each class based on attendees’ industries, job functions and types of furnaces used.

The three-day course, taught by Ipsen subject matter experts, teaches heat-treatment fundamentals and industry best practices and incorporates hands-on training. The course is appropriate for anyone who manages, maintains, or operates vacuum furnace equipment.

“Ipsen U is presented in a format that is informative and engaging to individuals from entry-level through seasoned veteran and encourages collaborative discussion amongst the participants,” said a past attendee in the aerospace industry.

Classes for 2023 are scheduled to take place April 11-13, June 6-8, August 8-10, and October 3-5. All classes are located at Ipsen’s Vacuum Technology Excellence Center, 984 Ipsen Road in Cherry Valley, IL. Seating is limited, so be sure to reserve your spot by visiting

Ipsen also plans to continue on-site training at customer locations by request. Inquiries can be sent to Kristine Stewart at