2018 Biosafety and Biosecurity Training Course – Global


General Session: June-July, 20 hrs. in 10 modules


Animal Session: July, 14 hrs. in 7 modules


Plant Session: August, 14 hrs. in 7 modules

Begin a Lifetime of Learning via the 2018 remote-based BIOSAFETY and BIOSECURITY TRAINING COURSE-Global. BBTC-Global is an on-line interactive course instructed by 18 topic experts.

The BBTC-Global session modules are presented on-line through an interactive Learning Management System: General Session, Animal Session, and Plant Session. Take all sessions, an individual session, or a combination of sessions.

The course module presentations will be recorded and will allow you to access the recordings for later review.

NOTICE: The Biosafety and Biosecurity Training Course (BBTC), Fort Collins, Colorado, USA, has transitioned to the Biosafety and Biosecurity Training Course-Global (BBTC-Global), an on-line course. The BBTC course will no longer be held on-site in Fort Collins, Colorado.

You will receive intensive, interactive training on most aspects of Biosafety and Biosecurity including exercises, a virtual greenhouse tour, audit and inspection discussions, and Q&A.

Depending on your area of expertise, three sessions are available individually or combined: General Session will be general Biosafety and Biosecurity training, Animal Session will be animal oriented, and Plant Session will be plant oriented.BioSymbol_big-text(3)darkRed

Topics include Biosafety and Biosecurity in: (all topic details)

  • General Biosafety
  • Biosafety and Biosecurity in animal research and veterinary clinics
  • ABSL-3 Research: Multiple Agents and Multiple Animal Species
  • Biosafety in animal field investigations
  • Plant research and diagnostics (includes a plant research facility tour)
  • Select Agent regulation updates (Tier 1)
  • Laboratory and Select Agent inspection preparations
  • Risk Communication, Risk Assessment, and Risk Management
  • Building design and operations
  • Ethics and Culture of Biosafety
  • Clinical and Public Health Lab Biosafety

Please direct questions to Robert Ellis, BBTC-Global Course Director and Founder, or call at: 970–567-6607.

Sean Kaufman is the Program Facilitator for the remote-based course.

Course information and program.