Alastair Reid attended the ACSEL conference in Singapore in July 2017. Alastair was delighted to present “An e-learning approach to ensuring biosafety competence” to an audience of over 600 delegates.
We are delighted to announce that the International, online “Professional Course in Biorisk Management” course, provided by the Biosafety Training Institute (BTI) at the University of Edinburgh is now available. This course is suitable for the International market and successful completion of this online course will result in delegates achieving a Certificate in Biorisk Management from […]
Alastair Reid, (BTI Institute Director/Director of Health and Safety, The University of Edinburgh) attended the 20th Annual EBSA conference in Madrid, “The diverse world of Biosafety” at the end of April 2017. The BTI had a poster at the conference and in addition to the conference programme, Alastair attended a session, with other biosafety colleagues, […]
Alastair Reid, Lawrence Dickson and Phil Walsh all sat IFBA’s Professional Certification in Biorisk Management course online in January 2017. Congratulations to Alastair, Lawrence and Phil as they are added to the Directory of Certified Individuals.
Alastair Reid was delighted to present at this conference about the BTI, its progress to date with the Biosafety Practitioner Level 1 course, and its plans to create an International, online biological safety training course. The conference was followed by the IFBA Annual meeting, which Alastair also attended.
The BTI are delighted to have been approved for Observer status with the IFBA (March 2016). We look forward to meeting other observers and members at future conferences and meetings, and hope to be able to collaborate with others in the field of biosafety.
University of Edinburgh Bulletin, Spring 2013 The BTI was delighted to be approached by the University of Edinburgh Bulletin magazine in order to do a feature on the Biosafety Training Institute in the Spring 2013 edition. “On Course for Lab Safety” provides a background to the BTI, gives details on the Biosafety Practitioner Level 1 […]