We are happy to announce that CCS is offering a certificate course in separation sciences with hands-on experiences. This course is offered especially for those who are practicing gas/chromatography mass spectrometry (GC/MS) as well as anybody interested in learning chromatography. The course includes concepts of chromatography, GC, HPLC, size exclusion chromatography and supercritical fluid extraction. The classes will be held for 10 weeks from 7th June to 9th August (Sundays), 3-6 pm. Dr. R Parthipan, Dr. U.K. Jayasundara and Dr. R. Gunatilake will be conducted the classes. The early bird course fee until May 10th is Rs 6000/= and the regular course fee after May 10th is Rs 7500/=. Application forms can be obtained from CCS office, 341/22, Adamantane house, Welikada, Rajagiriya or can be downloaded at http://www.ichemc.edu.lk/. Last day of calling applications is June 9th. Please contact 0 11 4015230,0 11 2861653, 011 2861231 or email Dr Parthipan at firstname.lastname@example.org for any inquiries.