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Basic Lab Skills course for researchers
Tuesday 14 November 2017 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
This course is sponsored by the Clinical Research Network: Thames Valley & South Midlands, and is run in collaboration with the Haematology and Transfusion Laboratories (Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust).
Why you need this training
Basic laboratory skills, such as those taught on this course, are essential to ensure confident and competent handling of study supplies and equipment, enabling research staff to contribute to the delivery of clinical research protocols as part of their research team. They are also valuable transferrable skills for the individual.
What does the training cover?
Topics covered include:
- Health and safety
- Legislation relating to laboratory safety
- Key laboratory hazards and how to manage them
- Risk assessments
- Specimen transport
- Hands on pipetting and centrifuging
- Waste management
- Sample storage
- Equipment calibration
How do I register?
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register for a course, or with any questions about course dates or content.