Education and training

Only appropriate knowledge and educational program can guaranty respect for animal well-being

Each person working with animal must follow specific education courses and participate to continuous training 

Qualifying education courses and continuous education courses are organized in Switzerland par the "Swiss network in Education for Laboratory Animal Science" (LTK and resal). Duration and contents of those courses are defined by a federal ordinance, and they are accredited by federal and cantonal veterinarian authorities. Participants are attended by experimenters, animal caretakers, facilities managers, directors of experiences, directors of animal experimentation, animal welfare officers and veterinarians.

CHUV-Epalinges - CLEB 01 101 - Av. des Boveresses 155 - CH-1011 Lausanne
Tel. +41 21 314 68 16
Fax +41 21 314 67 03
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV) Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève (HUG) Ludwig Cancer Research Université de Genève Université de Lausanne École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)