Training Sessions

COVID-19 Update: In light of current developments, all courses and support will be conducted remotely either through the ARC-SESA website  or via Zoom or email (

Throughout the academic year we offer more than 400 introductory and advanced Scientific and Engineering Software Applications (SESA) training sessions for the entire WPI community in programs including MATLAB, MATHCAD, ANSYS, COMSOL, Labview, LaTex, Python, etc. For more information go to the ARC-SESA website.

Upcoming Courses:

No on campus courses scheduled


Due to licensing restrictions, some applications used in the training sessions are not available for installation on personally owned computers, but they can be accessed through remote desktop.


Customized sessions for classes and researchers

We also offer individualized training sessions and seminars for classrooms and researchers, including faculty, students, and project teams. View our previous training sessions to see examples of the types of training we can provide. We will also work with you to create customized training in multiple software applications.

For additional assistance integrating SESA programs into your classroom, we are also happy to collaborate with faculty and teaching assistants to develop SESA assignments and laboratory activities. To request customized training sessions and resources, contact .

We also provide in-depth consulting to faculty and students on research projects. If necessary, the group has the technical knowledge to go into the scientific details of the project and offer specific advice, recommendations, and appropriate applications.

Last Updated Apr 16, 2020 @ 2:39 pm