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Class enrollment requires a UC Davis Login and passphrase for user authentication. Once you have a Kerberos Password and ID you will be able to enroll in some Instructor Led Training (ILT).  Visiting scholars or volunteers must obtain Temporary Affiliate Status (TAF) prior to class enrollment.  Your sponsor must begin the TAF process at http://taf.ucdavis.edu.  NOTE:  TAFs and non-paid students must contact Staff Development and Professional Services (sdps@ucdavis.edu) to enroll in classes in the UC Wide Learning Management System (LMS) - http://lms.ucdavis.edu.

Select a class format type (ILT = Instructor Led Training  or eLearning = Online Training), to sign up or search for a class.

For questions about access to LMS, please contact Staff Development and Professional Services (SDPS) at sdps@ucdavis.edu or (530) 752-1766.

Kerbros and Temporary Affiliate (TAF) Account setup

Kerberos Login Instructions


Upcoming Rodent courses:

Mouse Handling

  1. Friday, May 30th 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  2. Wednesday, June 11th 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  3. Wednesday, June 25th 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Rat Handling

    1. Wednesday, June 18th 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

        Aseptic Technique

        1. Thursday, June 19th 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

         

        AALAS Prep Courses

        1. Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician (ALAT): Mondays, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM in J2 Rm. 1, Sept. 23 - Mar. 17.
        2. Laboratory Animal Technologist (LATG): Wednesdays, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM in J2 Rm. 1, Sept. 25 - Feb. 26.

           

          Class Name Class Formats
          Required
          Animal Care and Use 101 (ACU101)
          course description

          EST: 40 minutes

          eLearning: Register

          Yes: Course required for all individuals prior to being added to an Animal Use and Care Protocol.

          Animal Care and Use 101 Retraining Quiz

          course description

          (invitation only)

          Yes: Every three years - an email notification will be sent prior to your ACU101 three year anniversary date.

          Mouse Handling
          course description

          EST: 40 minutes

          eLearning: Register

          ILT: Register

          NO: ACU101 class and a species-specific Lab Animal Skills Video must be completed before taking Mouse Handing.

          Instructor led Mouse Handling is available upon request-contact: iacuc-staff@ucdavis.edu

          Rabbit Handling
          course description

          EST: 20 minutes

          eLearning: Register

          NO: ACU101 class and a species-specific Lab Animal Skills Video must be completed before taking Rabbit Handling.

          Instructor led Rabbit Handling is available upon request-contact: iacuc-staff@ucdavis.edu

          Rat Handling
          course description

          EST: 20 minutes

          eLearning: Register

          ILT: Register

          NO: ACU101 class and a species-specific Lab Animal Skills Video must be completed before taking Rat Handling.

          Instructor led Rat Handling is available upon request-contact: iacuc-staff@ucdavis.edu

          Aseptic Technique
          course description

          EST: 40 minutes

          ILT: Register NO Instructor lead Aseptic Technique is available upon request-contact: iacuc-staff@ucdavis.edu

          UC Davis Rodent Survival Surgery
          course description

          EST: 25 minutes

          eLearning: Register

          YES: Course required. *It is best to use Internet Explorer when accessing this course. There have been errors when using Firefox and Safari.*
          Additional Animal Training ILT NO:  Specialty courses available upon request – contact:iacuc-staff@ucdavis.edu
          AALAS Learning Library eLearning NO:  Contact: iacuc-staff@ucdavis.edu

          Zoonoses of Nonhuman Primates
          course description

          EST: 20 minutes

          eLearning: Register

          YES:  ACU101 class must be completed before taking Zoonoses of Nonhuman Primates.


          UC Davis recently subscribed to the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) Learning Library. The AALAS library offers a wide variety of online training courses.  Courses include training for the AALAS certification exams (ALAT, LAT, LATG), training on techniques for working with a variety of species, and regulatory training. A complete list of the courses is available at http://www.aalaslearninglibrary.org/helpcenter/allcoursecatalog.pdf.  We encourage you to take advantage of these training opportunities. If you would like access to these courses please send an email to Jessica Davis, jesdavis@ucdavis.edu and she will assign you a login id and password.