ATOP Webinars

Analyzer Technician Opportunities Project

The Analysis Division Partners with Colleges to Develop the Workforce

The Analyzer Technician Opportunities Program (ATOP) is a National Science Foundation sponsored partnership of Lee College, San Jacinto College and industry shareholders with significant contribution from members of the Analysis Division. ATOP compiled the knowledge and skill competencies and then developed an advanced certificate curriculum for Analyzer Technicians. The program of study includes a foundation the workplace and academic competencies, emphasizing chemistry and physics, with hands-on laboratories that integrate analytical instruments commonly used in product quality, safety and environmental applications. For more information, visit