Laboratory Safety in Clinical Research


Please note

All in person course dates are provisional and subject to numbers. You will be contacted by the course coordinator once a date is confirmed. This course is also now available to complete online – you can apply at any time and complete the course material in your own time and at your own pace.

Sponsors of clinical trials require evidence that research personnel have received training in IATA Guidelines and Dry Ice Safety. This 1.5 hour course provides the theoretical base for completion of duties relating to handling of clinical research biological samples.

Course content includes:

  • Legislation and guidelines for health and safety in the workplace
  • Risk assessment
  • Laboratory safety
  • Packing and shipping of biological samples
  • Dry ice safety