RDA & FRBR - An online course by GO | School for Information

QPIP Exam Training

This module of the Advanced Patent Information Course prepares you in 2 sessions of 6 hours for the Qualified Patent Information Professional -exams (QPIP)

All lessons will be provided in English on location in Utrecht, the Netherlands.


  • In advance: participants make an entree  Entrée exam: Questions based on QPIP prerequisites
  • Review QPIP Schedule I : Search Skills
  • Review QPIP Schedule II: Patent Law and Analysis Skills
  • Discussion to determine the expectations of both Schedules
  • Preparation of QPIP mock exams
  • Discussing the main points of the QPIP exams


Gerben Gieling

Aalt van de Kuilen

The course is organised under the auspices of Dutch Patent Information User Group (WON).


GO | School for Information also provides an Advanced Patent Information Course (APIC)


  1. Classification
  2. Patent Legal aspects
  3. Patent Landscaping
  4. Command Language Searching
  5. Freedom-to-operate
  6. Opposition and invalidity
  7. QPIP Exam Training

The Advanced Patent Information Course consists of 7 modules and an exam. The modules can also be followed seperately as refresher courses. The course will provide students with a solid knowledge of patent information, in general, however, particular attention is given to patent searches, legal aspects, the accessibility and retrieval of patent information.




15, 16, 29 & 30 January 2024 from 09:30 – 12:30 uur GMT+1 (4 sessions)


$ 1205,- (USD, VAT exempt,  study materials included)


4 sessions from 09:30 – 12:30h GMT+1.

Tel GO: + 31 70 351 2380

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