About the Course
The Laboratory Animal Science European Union Functions Course takes place at the Laboratory for Research of the Musculoskeletal System of the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece, and covers the Modules which are necessary for people who perform the four functions, as stated in article 23 of the Directive 2010/63/EU. The Course covers basic training modules for researchers and personnel who take care of animals, perform procedures and design procedures and projects.
The LAS EU Functions Course has been accredited by the Education & Training Board of FELASA, according to the Board’s accreditation scheme which ensures high quality education in LAS, following the requirements stated in the Directive 2010/63/EU and the European Commission Guidelines (Working document on the development of a common education and training framework to fulfill the requirements under the Directive (Brussels, 19-20 February 2014). The Course is included in the list of Accredited Courses of the FELASA website and has the code number F056/16.
The language of instruction is English. The Course covers Functions A, B, C and D. Certification for separate functions is available if desired. Participation to function C modules requires a relevant degree.
Registration on a first come, first served basis. Billing information is forwarded to successful applicants. Fee is paid by a bank deposit approximately one month prior to the Course. A receipt is delivered to the participant during the Course, unless other arrangements are made.
Certificates are issued after successful evaluation. Evaluation includes a written multiple choice examination, assessment of practical skills and student project presentation.
The Course is FELASA accredited and also provides 46 CME-CPD credits by the Panhellenic Medical Association.
For information on the upcoming Course please see the relevant files below.