The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with a basic knowledge and understanding of the legislative requirements for health and safety in the workplace and to introduce basic terms and principles.

This unit is designed to introduce the principles of safety, accident prevention and risk assessment and to encourage learners to follow safe working practices in the animal unit.

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the ability to demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of the theory supporting good animal husbandry practices and the maintenance of a known health status in animal facilities.

This unit is designed to give learners a detailed and broad understanding of the husbandry routines and environmental conditions required to keep laboratory animals healthy and in appropriate conditions.

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the ability to demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of the theory supporting good animal husbandry practice.

This unit is designed to give learners a detailed and broad understanding of disease organisms and howthey are controlled in the animal facility.

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the ability to demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of the theory supporting good animal husbandry practice.

This unit is designed to give learners a detailed andbroad understanding of methods used to promote high standards of animal welfare.

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the ability to demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of the theory supporting good animal husbandry practice.

This unit is designed to give learners a detailed understanding of the production of animals for scientific research.

This unit is designed to give learners an understanding of how genetically altered animals are produced and maintained in scientific research.

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the ability to demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of the theory supporting good animal husbandry practice.

This unit is designed to give learners an ability to discuss a range of common scientific procedureswith reference to minimising animal distress and promoting good quality science.

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the ability to demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of the ethical considerations of using animals for scientific purposes.

This unit is designed to give learners a broad knowledge of the moral and ethical implications of animal research.

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the ability to demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of the theory supporting good animal husbandry practice.

This unit is designed to give learners a broad knowledge of the main legislation controlling the use of animals for scientific procedures and GoodLaboratory Practice legislation.

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the ability to demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of the theory supporting good animal husbandry practice.

This unit is designed to give learners a broad knowledge of the procedures used to transport animals, and the ability to apply the main legislation controlling the transportation of animals.

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the ability to demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of the underpinning scientific principles supporting high standards of animal husbandry practice and animal welfare.

This unit is designed to give learners a broad understanding of the structure, function and division of animal cells and how this relates to the structure and function of tissues and genetic inheritance.

The aim of this unit is to provide the learner with the ability to demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of the underpinning scientific principles supporting high standards of animal husbandry practice and animal welfare.

This unit is designed to give learners a broad understanding of the structure and function of the main physiological systems and how they contribute to laboratory animal health and welfare.