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eLearning courses

eLearning training courses

The courses are modular, allowing you to progress at your own pace. The high quality, interactive material includes formative questions and answers to test your knowledge as you go. A certificate will be awarded to all individuals successfully completing all modules of a course. For full details of each course and information on how to book, please use the course links below. Some of our courses are available in other languages, please enquire if yours is not listed.

Available courses


Course title Suggested study time (hours) Modules Cost
African swine fever 7 10 £150
Avian influenza virus 2-3  6 £75
Bluetongue 6-7 10 £150
Foot-and-mouth disease 8 13 £250
Infectious bronchitis virus 1-2 5 £75
Infectious bursal disease 1-2 5 £75
Lumpy skin disease 2-3 7 £75
Marek's disease 2 6 £75
Newcastle disease 1-2 4 £75
Peste des petits ruminants 2-3 5 £75
Veterinary Vaccine Development Process 6 7 £200


Course title Suggested study time (hours) Cost
Biological Safety Cabinets: Maintenance and Testing 4 £150
HEPA Filtration: Validation, Testing and Changing 4 £150
Legionella Monitoring and Control Process 2 £75
Safe Systems of Work and The Institute Permit to Work Process 2 £75
Sealability 2 £75


Course title Suggested study time (hours) Cost
Biological Safety Cabinets (Class I and Class II) for Users 3 £130
Biological Safety Cabinets (All Classes) for Users 4 £150
Biological Safety Cabinets for Biosafety Professionals and Laboratory Managers 6 £230

A preview of The Pirbright Institute's eLearning modules available on laboratory diagnostic courses:

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