COVID 19 Update – Advance Training

Unfortunately, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and current UK lockdown we have decided to cancel all Advance courses for the foreseeable future. We are hoping to re-start our training schedule as soon as possible and will ensure you are kept updated of any changes during this period via the website. We will no longer be taking online bookings at this time, however, if you would like to express an interest in any of the courses or services we have to offer then please contact us at training@har.mrc.ac.uk

Advance

Location

Advance
MRC Harwell Institute

Organizer

Advance team
Phone
+44 (0)7546310560
Email
training@har.mrc.ac.uk

Please email for future course interest

Date

05 May 2021

Time

9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Price

£150 + VAT

Pipetting

This course will teach best practice for pipetting techniques to ensure consistency for accurate and precise results. It is ideal for research staff, technical staff and students new to the laboratory environment, or even for experienced personnel to refresh their skills.

After the course, you will be able to:

  • Choose the correct pipette for your task and perform common techniques used
  • Identify the factors that can affect accuracy and precision of pipetting
  • Recognise the ergonomic considerations to minimise health and safety issues

Hourly Schedule

09:30 - 10:00
Introductions
Orientation, Health & Safety, ice breaker and course overview
10:00 - 11:00
Seminar
Background, volumes and mechanics
11:00 - 11:30
Tea and coffee break
11:30 - 12:30
Practical session 1
Forward and reverse pipetting
12:30 - 13:15
Lunch
13:15 - 14:15
Seminar
Factors affecting accuracy and precision
14:15 - 15:15
Practical session 2
Challenging solutions
15:15 - 15:30
Recap and review
Questions and feedback
15:30 - 16:30
Tour (optional)
Mary Lyon Centre
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