Core Stream

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The training modules of this stream, which reflect the core topics of Appendix 1, “Recommended Syllabus for an Institutional Animal User Training Program”, which can be found in the CCAC guidelines on: training of personnel working with animals in science, are relevant to all those who work with animals in science.

These training modules are intended as resources that:

  • institutions and animal care committees may use to ensure their personnel meet the theoretical training requirements of their institutional animal personnel training program; and
  • teachers may use to introduce the topic of animal ethics and care in their courses.

The core stream includes: