Rat Handling with Lab Animal Skills – Rat
**PLEASE NOTE: The Learning Management Systen (LMS), where trainings are housed, is set up for employees. If you are a student or visiting scholar, you must request access to the system before you can complete your training. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request access to the system.
This 3 hour course covers practical handling, restraint, gavage, injection, and blood collection techniques commonly used with rats. The instructor-led Rat Handling course is available upon request. Course objectives include:
- Identifying proper handling techniques for the rat.
- Understanding proper laboratory behavior while handling rats.
- Identifying the proper PPE that should be worn while working with rats.
ACU101 class and Lab Animal Skills Video must be completed before taking Rat Handling.