MANHASSET, N.Y. Agilent Technologies Inc. has launched a test and measurement certification program in China to cultivate local talent in the test and measurement industry.
The program is part of Agilent Technologies University, which offers various educational programs to improve the standards of test and measurement professionals.
Agilent will certify individuals in wireless communication, radiofrequency and microwave, optical and photonics, general electronics and digital test, network equipment, and test automation.
After completing the training courses and passing a comprehensive examination, program participants are awarded certification at the associate, expert, or master proficiency level.
China is Agilent's second largest market. Agilent formed holding company Agilent Technologies China Holding Co. Ltd., based in Shanghai, in January to consolidate its China operations and expand its presence there.