Course name

Institution

Lab Animal Training, collaborating with Humboldt University, Berlin

Location

Berlin, Germany

Language

English, German

Public contact e-mail

[email protected]

Delivery methods

Online

Classroom

Animal room/laboratory

Accreditation and Approval

Is the course accredited

Yes, by: By Humboldt University for ECTS credits from 01.04.2020 to 30.09.2025

Reference: MB29

Course is approved or recognized by the authority

The course is approved by local authorities (LAGeSo), from 30.07.21 to 30.11.23

Reference: L088/21

Education and time investments

Minimum education

other

Time investments

Self-learning: 20 hours

Timetabled attendance: 20 hours

Assessment: 1 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) Rat, Mouse
4 Animal care, health and management – species specific (theory) Rat, Mouse
5 Recognition of pain, suffering and distress - species specific 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) Rat, Mouse
8 Minimally invasive procedures without anaesthesia – species specific (skills) Rat, Mouse
Function C Taking care of animals
Modules Designation Species
All core modules
3.2 Basic and appropriate biology – species specific (practical) Rat, Mouse
Function D Killing animals
Modules Designation Species
All core modules
3.2 Basic and appropriate biology – species specific (practical) Rat, Mouse
6.2 Humane methods of killing (skills) Rat, Mouse
Additional task specific modules
Modules Designation Species
20 Anaesthesia for minor procedures Rat, Mouse
22 Principles of surgery Rat, Mouse