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



MRC Harwell Institute


Advance team
+44 (0)7546310560

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09 Feb 2021


9:30 am - 5:00 pm


£150 + VAT

Practical Microscopy

Using a microscopy correctly saves time, avoids eyestrain and avoiding the presence of artifacts in the final image. This course covers the development of the microscope, and best practice principles of microscopy.

Following the course, you will be able to:

  • Set up a Brightfield microscope for Köhler illumination
  • Understand how a microscope forms an image
  • Know when to use fluorescence and confocal microscopes

Hourly Schedule

16:00 - 17:00
Tour (optional)
Mary Lyon Centre

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