Welcome to the Biosafety Training Institute
The Biosafety Training Institute (BTI) has been developed by The University of Edinburgh as a centre of excellence, delivering accredited professional biosafety training courses to a specialist audience most of whom have first degrees, with many also having postgraduate qualifications.
Initially targeted at biological and biomedical research workers in Universities, the BTI courses are suitable for anyone with a role in health and safety within a biological or biomedical environment, including biotechnology or pharmaceutical industries.
Due to the current situation, the online version of the Biosafety Practitioner Level 1 course (for delegates within the UK) and the Professional Course in Biorisk Management (for delegates outside the UK) are available to start immediately (on receipt of booking form and payment). Please follow the relevant links below or click on the buttons above to complete the online booking forms for the course of your choice.
The BTI is the only UK provider to offer this accredited course as a full ONLINE course and a HYBRID course (combination of online and face to face teaching).
This course is suitable for the UK market.
The Professional Course in Biorisk Management is an online course.
This course is suitable for the International market.
Next Course Dates
|Course Name||Date||Booking information|
|Biosafety Practitioner Level 1 (Online)||Instant access||Book this course|
|Biosafety Practitioner Level 1 (Hybrid)||Postponed due to Covid-19||Book this course|
|Professional Course in Biorisk Management||Instant access||Book this course|
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