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Norwegian regulations and ethics

LAS for persons that have taken lab animal science training outside Norway.

Persons with a FELASA C certificate from another county less than 5 years ago will get their education approved in Norway. Send you training certificate to aurora.bronstad@uib.no for approval. Use the subject "National LAS course - Norway".

There is still a need to go through a training program regarding national regulation and institutional rules.  The program consists of 2 steps, self-study and a test.

Evaluation: passing the test with 90% correct

1. Self-study

The course participants must study on their own the following topics:

  1. Legislation, ethics, HEP and HSE material
  2. Design of animal experiments Chapter 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 14
  3. The animal welfare body at UiB
  4. Public Project summary

 

2. TEST

·         After finishing the preparation material, you must pass a test in 60 minutes.

·         You need 90% correct to pass the test.

·         Contact aurora.bronstad@uib.no for the test.

·         For a deeper introduction to LAS in Norway we recommend you follow one of our LAS 201 course.

·         Practical training and skills must be documented for persons performing procedures. It not persons performing procedures shall be supervised when they perform tasks until they have demonstrated that they master the necessary skills.

·         Persons with a FELASA B course outside Norway must attend LAS 301.

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Persons performing procedures.

Practical training and skills must be documented for persons performing procedures. It not persons performing procedures shall be supervised when they perform tasks until they have demonstrated that they master the necessary skills, for further information.

 

http://www.uib.no/fg/dyreavdelingen