Precision Geothermal Home

Thermal Conductivity Testing Boot Camp

Dates: Full Day, Conducted on Request
Location: Minneapolis or Other Locations by Arrangement
Instructor: David Henrich

Full Day Instruction Course: $750 (U.S.D.)

Course Description:  This hands-on course will prepare participants to perform thermal conductivity tests, to analyze test results and to produce clean, clear reports for clients. During the course, students also will become familiar with industry leading testing equipment.

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Course Contents Include:

  • Conductivity test and equipment overview
  • Review of pre-test checklists
  • Test setup
  • Testing Procedure
  • Test takedown
  • Data analysis
  • Report Generation


After this course you will feel comfortable taking advantage of the growth opportunities for qualified thermal conductivity testing companies in the geothermal industry. This course is not taught from an academic theoretical perspective but from a hands on, practical one, a perspective that will provide you with a valuable geothermal toolbox.

Students are requested to bring a their laptops with them to class so that they can develop their expertise with industry standard conductivity data analysis software.