Design of Experiments for Manufacturing and R&D Innovation

Next Training Dates: April 25-27, 2023 – Session 1 (Hybrid)

Note: The dates for Session 2 are determined at the end of the first session.

Training Location:

The University of Tennessee
Center for Renewable Carbon
2506 Jacob Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996-4570

This course provides a comprehensive overview of the principles of designed experimentation in a manufacturing setting. Robust product design is also emphasized in the course. Candidates participate in hands-on activities and work on PB-based exercises using real-world process data. The course has an easy to understand text, helping ensure a comfortable pace and fun learning experience, which benefits both the student and respective employer. CRC offers this program to maintain a focus of providing leading practical education for the bio-based products industry. Read the training brochure for more detailed information on this course.

Additional Information:

Cost 1: — $3,350 (with lodging, food, local transport, books, materials & fees for both sessions)

Cost 2: — $1,950 (without lodging, food, local transport; typically for local participants)

Cost 3: — $750 per session + $239 one time ​technology fee (Virtual training option)

Register: Register Online.  NOTE: This course is limited to 8 candidates.

Payment: Pay Online by Credit Card  (Invoicing is also payment option.)

CEU Credits: The University of Tennessee, Division of Outreach & Continuing Education will award 4.0 CEU credits to each participant.
The course can also be taken for 3 undergraduate and 3 graduate credit hours at UT for an additional tuition fee. This is a software-based course using JMP 15 and Minitab 19. Each candidate will be provided a PC or laptop, but are encouraged to bring their own laptop to the training session. 

NOTE: This course requires no prior knowledge of design experimentation, but some knowledge of elementary statistics is helpful.

Questions: For more information contact Tim Young at or call 865.946.1119.