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The BSSM holds events throughout the year including workshops, training courses, examinations, exhibitions and conferences. Our events provide numerous opportunities for personal development through learning, gaining qualifications and experience as well as networking within our community 

New dates announced for Training and Certification - COVID-secure

New dates in September now available for Stress Analysis and Load Measurement Course, Level 2 Exam and Seminar 

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Welcome new Member

Welcome to our new Corporate Member Asset Instruments Engineering

Training & Certification FAQs

If you are interested in attending our training and certification courses here are some essential F&Qs 

Ask the Experts

If you have a specific question about strain measurement, a particular technique or application area, or want to find out which of the BSSM corporate members might be able to help

News from Quantum Design

Quantum Design launch a new Imaging magazine

Welcome to our new Educational Member

We are pleased to welcome our new Educational Member the University of Bristol

About the BSSM

A non-profit making scientific, educational and promotional organisation advancing knowledge of strain measurement, stress analysis and Experimental Mechanics

Early Careers

The BSSM offer exciting opportunities for early career practitioners through a variety of events and resources

News from Vishay Precision Group

Micro-Measurements®, a Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (VPG) brand, announces the release of its Model 700B welder unit -- a portable, lightweight instrument ideal for installing weldable strain gauges and temperature sensors to metallic surfaces in difficult industrial and outdoor field environments.

News from Instron

Celebrating 75 years of excellence


The BSSM Archive is now open access. Explore conference papers and presentations from workshops on a wide range of topics 

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