Patent application trainings

TrainingsAudienceCourse Format*CLE Available?Recorded?
Stakeholder Application Readiness Training (StART)
Workshop that focuses on the fundamentals of the patent application process
InventorsVirtualNoNo

*CLE - continuing legal education

 

Patent examination trainings

TrainingsAudienceCourse Format*CLE Available?Recorded?
Stakeholder Training on Examination Practice and Procedure (STEPP)
Derived from newly hired examiner training
Agent/Attorney
course
Virtual or In-personYesNo
Inventor courseVirtual or In-personNoNo
Stakeholder Offerings and Resources (SOaR)
Series that provides Intellectual Property  training for all stakeholders
Inventors and Agent/AttorneyVirtualYesNo

*CLE - continuing legal education

 

Patent quality chats

TrainingsAudienceCourse Format*CLE Available?Recorded?
Patent Quality Chat
Webinar series on patent quality topics 
OpenWebinarNo

Yes

*CLE - continuing legal education

 

Examiner training materials

TrainingsAudienceCourse format*CLE Available?Recorded?
Examiner Training Materials
Computer-based training (CBT) modules used to provide practice and procedure training for newly hired patent examiners
OpenCBTNoYes

*CLE - continuing legal education