M-8E Surgery

Learning objectives

The LTK Module 8E provides the participants with basics in surgery. This course is organised to improve the skills of scientists in this domain. Beginners with previous knowledge can complete this course under supervision of our team.


This course will be given in English.


Learning of simple surgical techniques, antiseptic and aseptic working methods and training of different surgical techniques with tissues of animals.

Criteria for participation

This course is organized for persons who completed the basic education in laboratory animal science and aimed at scientists involved in surgery in their animal experimentation  

Accreditation and recognition

This course is recognized as two days continuing education in Switzerland by the Federation of Swiss Cantonal Veterinary Officers (VSKT)
Insurance Insurance is responsibility of each participant.

Course fees

Academia in Switzerland: 400.- CHF

Industry/External participants: 600.- CHF


Please note that we will charge you in case of a late cancellation of the course (100 SFR within 3 weeks before start of the course; full fee within 7 days before the course). To charge for cancellations is common practice by other providers, too. The new proceedings for further education courses became necessary due to an increasing extent of short term cancellations of continuous training modules.

Registration and Dates