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EDUCATION

EFAT believes that the learning outcomes listed in the Institute of Animal Technology (IAT) Level 2 Diploma in Laboratory Animal Science and Technology Syllabus satisfies the requirements under Article 23 of Directive 2010/63/EU Competence of personnel, as stated:

2. The staff shall be adequately educated and trained before they perform any of the following functions: (c) taking care of animals; or (d) killing animals, plus the associated Education and Training Framework for EU Function Group C Modules for Animal Carers see:

http://ec.europa.eu/environment/chemicals/lab_animals/pdf/guidance/education_training/en.pdf

IAT Level 2 Diploma in Laboratory Animal Science and Technology

Building on the basic knowledge of animal husbandry. This Diploma builds on the animal husbandry knowledge, gained in the animal husbandry diploma, to give candidates a broad understanding of key scientific principles.

IAT Level 2 Diploma in Laboratory Animal Science & Technology
Directive 2010/EU/63
Education & Training Framework

At the FELASA Congress held in Brussels in 2016, the Chair of the Institute of Animal Technology gave a presentation entitled:

"Provision of Training, Education and Qualification for Animal Care Staff"

Click on the title to download the presentation.