Genetic Modification: Regulations and Risk Assessment


Course description

Course Overview

A training workshop facilitated by Safety Services Office, intended for staff who are new to genetic modification (GM) work.


Wednesday, 18 March 2020 (10.00am - 1.00pm)

Wednesday, 15 July 2020 (10.00am - 1.00pm)

Wednesday, 11 November 2020 (10.00am - 1.00pm)

What can I expect to cover?

It is an introduction to the health, safety and environmental protection regulations covering GM work and the arrangements in place to ensure that the University complies with these regulations, together with GM Risk Assessments.

What will I get out of this course?

Learning Outcomes:
To equip staff with knowledge and understanding.

Who is it for?

Suitable for Staff who are new to genetic modification (GM) work.

Participant preparation needed?


Additional Information


What prior experience do I need? No prior knowledge is required.
Formal assessment



Christopher Bruce (Safety Services)

Delegate places

Maximum 15 delegates
Minimum 5 delegates

How to make
your reservation

Please email the Safety Services office on with the date you wish to attend and include your full name, department and IT account details.

Please ensure this training has been approved by your Line Manager/Supervisor and you have permission to attend on the date specified.

Registration closes 48 hours prior to the event.


About the workshop content and workshop arrangements:
Contact Safety Services Office email: tel: (0116) 252 2426.

For Office Use Only

Course Code: SDCHS012

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About Us

Location, where are we?

Organisational Development,
Division of Human Resources,
University of Leicester,
Room 004 (ground floor),
Astley Clarke Building,
University Road,
Leicester, LE1 7RH





(0)116 252 5021