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Getting started with patents

1 Getting started with patents

Patents: An Introduction

An introductory course explaining how the patent world relates to activities in R&D.

The technical and legal framework for patents

2 The technical and legal framework for patents

Patents: An Introduction

Beginner’s course covering patent types, families, classifications and legal statuses.

Understanding patents and their role

3 Understanding patents and their role

Using information in Intellectual Property for R&D

Exploring patents and how they relate to market & innovation strategies.

How to successfully commercialize IP

4 How to successfully commercialize IP

Using information in Intellectual Property for R&D

Starter’s guide on how to commercialize patents and innovation.

How are patents valued?

5 How are patents valued?

Using information in Intellectual Property for R&D

Intermediate course. Learn the different methodologies for valuing patents.

Master the Art of Patent Search

6 Master the Art of Patent Search

Using information in Intellectual Property for R&D

A starter's guide to confidently constructing patent search queries.

IP Risk and IP Risk Management

7 IP Risk and IP Risk Management

Intellectual Property and Corporate Strategy

Must-have knowledge on to how to identify and manage IP risk successfully.

Does IP matter with Open Source Software?

8 Does IP matter with Open Source Software?

Intellectual Property and Corporate Strategy

Evaluate your organization’s exposure to IP risks posed by Open Source Software.

About Academy by PatSnap

Academy by PatSnap provides free online video courses so individuals and organizations can broaden knowledge of intellectual property (IP) to drive ideas, creativity and commercial success.

Joining is easy. Simply provide your first name and last name, an email address and choose a password to activate your learning profile.


 
 
   

Why Choose Us

Free Access

Enjoy free access to training from specialists in the field. Our courses include guest lecturers from universities, consultancies and experts in all areas of intellectual property.

Your own profile

Track your progress and keep tabs on where you’re up to on the courses you’re taking. Identify new areas where you can advance your understanding.

Test your knowledge

Find out how much you’ve learned from our series of bite size videos and challenge yourself with our interactive tests and quizzes.