High Intensity Radiated Fields (HIRF) and Lightning Workshop

April 9-12, 2019

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Course Description:

This course will provide students with an awareness of all aspects of systems and aircraft High Intensity Radiated Fields (HIRF) testing. Topics will include the following:

  • Why HIRF is important
  • FAA/European requirements to demonstrate compliance
  • Equipment qualification
  • Aircraft certification and testing
  • Problems and Pitfalls
  • Design Issues
  • An overview of the design process and requirements in regards to lightning.

Who Should Attend?

  • The workshop is designed for engineers and technicians involved in aircraft HIRF certification.
  • Industry Engineers
  • Airframe Manufacturers

Registration Deadline: March 16, 2019 for early bird rate

Course Dates: April 9-12, 2019

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.   April 9
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.   April 10
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.   April 11
9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. April 12


Environmental & EME Test Labs
3800 S. Oliver  -  Building 23L
Wichita, KS 67210

Registration Fee:
Tuition is $2,500 each if registered by March 16, 2019 and $2,750 if registered after March 16, 2019.   Registration is limited and will be accepted on a first come first serve basis.  Course materials and breaks are included with tuition.  Individuals will be responsible for their lunch each day.  A list of nearby options will be provided.

Cancellations and Refunds: 
All cancellations must be made in writing.  A 15% administrative fee will be assessed on all cancellations (this includes purchase orders).  There will be no refunds after March 25, 2019. WSU reserves the right to cancel the program due to lack of enrollment.  In that event, WSU will refund any pre-paid course fees but will not be responsible for any incidental or consequential damages.