BNC 206 - Cleanroom Training

BNC 206 - Cleanroom Training

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This course is for users wishing to operate in the Birck Nanotechnology Center Nanofabrication Cleanroom. It covers cleanroom protocols, gowning, safety and emergency procedures.

Badge Prerequisites

  • BNC 111 - Birck Orientation and Safety TrainingBNC 111 - Birck Orientation and Safety Training

    An orientation class for all new users working at the Birck Nanotechnology Center. BNC 111 is required to obtain after-hours, office, or laboratory access to BNC. The final challenge is an in person meeting where you will have the opportunity to ask questions and demonstrate your understanding of the emergency and safety material presented.
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  • BNC 200 - Cleanroom Process ReviewBNC 200 - Cleanroom Process Review

    A process questionnaire and discussion for new BNC cleanroom users about their intended work.

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    1. BNC 202 - Solvent CleaningBNC 202 - Solvent Cleaning
      A training module to relay information regarding proper solvent cleaning of items typically used within the Birck Nanotechnology Cleanroom. View this badge


    • 1/3: Slides

      Challenge Type: Task and E-Signature

      View the BNC 206 slides and certify that you have done so.

    • 2/3: Quiz

      Challenge Type: Comprehension Check

      • Pass the 22 question multiple choice quiz on content from the BNC 206 slides with an 80% or better. Feel free to refer to these during the quiz, if needed.
      • Choose the most correct answer to each question.
      • The quiz may be retaken once, if needed. 
      • If you fail to obtain an 80% after a second attempt on the quiz, your submission must be manually reset. Email Ron Reger ( with the subject line "BNC 206 Quiz Reset" to setup a meeting to discuss any points of confusion and reset your submission.
    • 3/3: 206 - Meeting

      Challenge Type: Open Text and In-Person

      Schedule a time slot at an open BNC 206 session (Thursdays 2:30-4:30 PM). Here you will be trained on proper gowning protocols, and will have a chance to ask any questions or dicuss any concerns you may have.

      After you have earned all prerequisite badges and completed all previous challenges for this badge, begin this challenge to see scheduling instructions.