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Basic Training

Life Sciences, Paleontology, Archeology

VGSTUDIO MAX Basic Training – Life Sciences, Paleontology, Archeology

This training is exclusively made for scientists from the fields of life sciences, paleontology, archeology, and related disciplines and their specific CT-data sets.    



At the end of this course, you’ll understand:

  • the basics, concepts, and workflows in VGSTUDIO MAX;
  • how to handle organic and multi-material CT-data sets;
  • how to apply various analysis modules of VGSTUDIO MAX to your scientific data;
  • how to perform advanced segmentation; and
  • how to generate stunning visualizations and animations.

Introductory training courses work exclusively with selected training data provided by VG Academy.

Target Group

Scientists from the fields of life sciences, paleontology, archeology, and related disciplines 

Admission Requirements

No preliminary knowledge of Volume Graphics products is required for this training course. However, to get the most out of your time at VG Academy, we encourage you to familiarize yourself with the software before the course begins.

Additional requirements for e-learning:

  • A system that meets the regular system requirements for running VGSTUDIO MAX
  • Dual screen setup for running VGSTUDIO MAX on one screen while watching the learning content on the other screen
  • A minimum of 8 GB RAM, recommended is 16 GB RAM
  • 3-button mouse with scroll wheel
  • Depending on the environment, a headset/headphones may be useful
  • Stable internet connection (min. 5 mbps download, min. 0.5 mbps upload; recommended: 10 mbps download, 1 mbps upload)


  • EUR 1,400 per person for courses in Heidelberg, Germany (plus VAT if applicable)
  • USD 3,190 per person for courses in Charlotte, NC, USA (plus VAT if applicable)

The price includes the training course, training materials, and a certificate.

Quotes from Participants

"The training allows you to see both basic and advanced techniques with the basic version as well as with the different modules, going more into details if needed for specific elements."

"Pretty cool and helpful. Definitely worth doing. Great overview."

"Very good overview of the software. Professional organisation and presentation, excellent exercise files."

"It was interesting and useful, to know the features of VGSTUDIO MAX and learn about different analysis."

Any questions? Contact us!

Europe, Australia, and Africa:

Phone: +49 6221 73920 810

The Americas:

Phone: +1 704 248 7736 Ext. 110

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