A three-phase training is provided to new users

·       Theorical part giving the essential information required to work in the laboratory according to the standard operation procedures.

·       Initial training dealing with the handling of PPE and the correct response to a spill.

·    2 entries under the supervision of the laboratory manager that have to be completed successfully before independent work can be started.

Participation in an annual training is mandatory to retain access to the BSL3 laboratory.