Laboratory Animal Research Training Programs for Individual Staff & Groups

Our training team is dedicated to providing a learning environment for competency-based training. We offer both lectures and hands-on instruction in actual and simulated research environments, as well as synchronous and asynchronous e-learning course design and deployment.

Choose the Training Option
That's Best for Your Team

Charles River employee using Campus Learning toolWhen you require specialized training, Charles River offers three options: virtual instruction via our Campus eLearning tool, off-site training at various locations globally, and live instruction at your facility or ours.

Campus eLearning    On site   Off site

About Our Training Programs

  • Training Topics

    In North America we offer more than 85 core training programs in these areas:

    • Laboratory orientation
    • Occupational health and safety
    • Vivarium technical skills
    • Professional development
    • Leadership/Supervisory development
    • AALAS certification exam prep
    • Animal welfare and enrichment
    • Training documentation and record keeping
    • Regulatory compliance
    • Train-the-Trainer

    In Europe, we offer a range of regulatory and CPD courses customized to suit your needs. See our calendar for availability, or ask us for further more information.

    UK options include Home Office Module Training for Personal License Holder Categories PIL A, B & C and PPL Modules for Project License Applicants.

  • Our Trainers
    • Didactic and hands-on instruction capabilities
    • Dedicated team of full-time trainers
    • Internal Charles River professional staff
    • External experts, trainers, and lecturers sourced and funded by Charles River
    • Charles River corporate professional and technical staffing resources for specific topic instruction