The following Advanced modules can be combined to create the perfect learning experience for your laboratory:
The principles of pipetting and the importance of accuracy and precision per ISO 8655 are discussed. Correct pipetting techniques and factors affecting pipetting results are also covered.
This module covers international standards and regulations for pipette calibration. Maintenance, Calibration and Checking are defined and demonstrated.
The importance of good Ergonomics and how this impacts the development of work-related musculoskeletal disorders is discussed. The module ends with stretches and exercises to help relieve tension in the lab.
Sources of contamination in the lab are examined. Endotoxins, leachables and extractables commonly found in plastic consumables are also highlighted. Good pipetting techniques and good laboratory design are encouraged.