Seminar: EMC Essentials - Theory & Troubleshooting

Two-day Short Course, October 4-5, 2016

Hosted by NTS Longmont | Best Western Plaza Hotel - Longmont, CO

Register today for this two-day troubleshooting seminar being held on October 4-5, 2016 and instructed by Kenneth Wyatt. This seminar, which blends theory, application and demonstration, is geared for technicians, engineers, managers, or anyone tasked with getting a product through EMC compliance testing.

Included is the EMI Troubleshooting Cookbook for Product Designers, co-authored by Kenneth Wyatt, along with a special module covering examples taken from Wurth Electronics' new textbook, Trilogy of Magnetics.

Note: This seminar sells out each year and space is limited. Cost to attend is $1,295.00.

How to Register

Click the link below to download the registration form. After completing, please submit the form to Marie Oster at


Day 1: EMC Theory

  • Units of measurement, time and frequency domain,
  • Differential and common mode currents, radiated emissions,
  • PC board layout, shielding, transmission lines and magnetics

Day one is crucial to understanding the Day 2 presentation, as it will also include demonstrations of many of the basic principles.

Day 2: EMC Theory + Bench Top EMI Measurements and Troubleshooting

  • ESD and system design,
  • Practical, low-cost, tools and techniques that can be used for pre-compliance measurements
  • Troubleshooting EMC problems in a more formal setting
  • Demonstrations of probing and analysis techniques that will help identify EMC issues quickly

Several actual case studies will also be described.


Seminar Fee
The cost for both days will be $1,295 per person and includes:

  • Hard copy of all course materials
  • A copy of Kenneth Wyatt's book, EMI Troubleshooting Cookbook for Product Designers
  • Several vendor gifts including a Wurth Electronics' ferrite sample kit
  • Lunch, snacks and refreshments

Best Western Plaza Hotel
1900 Ken Pratt Blvd
Longmont, CO 80501
(303) 776-2000


Kenneth WyattKenneth Wyatt
Sr. Technical Editor
Interference Technology Magazine

Your instructor, Mr. Kenneth Wyatt, is an expert in the field of EMI/EMC. He has over 30 years experience in the field, and has been responsible for taking numerous products, both commercial and military, through design compliance testing. He understands not only the techniques of good EMC design, but also the nuances of troubleshooting elusive EMC problems.

Ken has published numerous articles for magazines, such as Test & Measurement World, EDN, Interference Technology, and InCompliance and has presented his EMC courses worldwide. He authored “The EMC Blog” at for three years, coauthored the book, EMI Troubleshooting Cookbook for Product Designers, and is currently the senior technical editor for Interference Technology Magazine.

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