Training for Personnel Working with Animals:

Direct link to training request form: here

Animal Use Education Course

The appropriate modules of the Animal Use Education Course via CITI online training must be successfully completed prior to addition of an individual to an Animal Protocol.

  • The Working with the IACUC module and applicable species-specific module(s) are required for all personnel.
  • The Aseptic Surgery CITI module is required for those individuals performing non-survival or survival surgery. 
  • A short training video and associated quiz via ICON is also required for survival surgeries only.

All other modules are recommended but not required

Occupational Health & Safety Questionnaire

  • This required questionnaire is sent to the individual's University of Iowa email address upon receipt of an Animal Protocol or amendment.

Additional Training Opportunities