Course name

Institution

CONGENTO - Consortium for Genetically Tractable Organisms

Location

Lisboa, Portugal

Language

English

Public contact e-mail

[email protected]

Delivery methods

Online

Accreditation and Approval

Is the course accredited

No

Course is approved or recognized by the authority

Direção Geral de Alimentação e Veterinária, from 2022-11-30 to 2025-12-31

Reference: DGAV

Education and time investments

Minimum education

other

Time investments

Self-learning: 30 hours

Timetabled attendance: Undefined

Assessment: 2 hours

Modules
Core
Modules Designation Species
1 National legislation (Member-state)
2 Ethics, animal welfare and the Three Rs (level 1)
3.1 Basic and appropriate biology – species specific (theory) Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
4 Animal care, health and management – species specific (theory) Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
5 Recognition of pain, suffering and distress - species specific Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
6.1 Humane methods of killing (theory)
Function A Carrying out procedures on animals
Modules Designation Species
All core modules
7 Minimally invasive procedures without anaesthesia – species specific (theory) Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
8 Minimally invasive procedures without anaesthesia – species specific (skills) Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
Function C Taking care of animals
Modules Designation Species
All core modules
3.2 Basic and appropriate biology – species specific (practical) Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
Function D Killing animals
Modules Designation Species
All core modules
3.2 Basic and appropriate biology – species specific (practical) Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
6.2 Humane methods of killing (skills) Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
6.3 Stand-alone Module for Function D (only) Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
Additional task specific modules
Modules Designation Species
23 Advanced animal husbandry, care and enrichment practices Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse