C9: Biosafety

Module Description

Aim

This course is equivalent to the official Biosafety level I course.

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • Work as a biosafety officer on level I
  • Instruct lab workers on biosafety issues
  • Manage contagious waste
  • Manage contagious lab spills

Contents

  • Fundamentals of biosafety and biosecurity
  • BSO tasks in lab environments
  • Working safely in a biosafety lab
  • Sterilization and decontamination
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Biohazards and lab spills

Dates and location

16 June 2023 at  IVI (Institut f. Virologie u. Immunologie (IVI), Mittelhäusern-Bern

Registration Deadline

10 May 2023

Fee

CHF 680.–