lab animal training
Berlin Mouse Clinic for Neurology and Psychiatry
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Laboratory Animal Science (mouse/rat) - BERLIN, EU Function A (formerly FELASA B)

Course for laboratory animal science with 2.5 days practical training, plus an online course for the theoretical background

Our laboratory animal science course (mouse/rat) provides an introduction to animal experimentation. The intensive practical training takes place in a small group. The theory is provided as an online course beforehand. The course teaches all important basic techniques of working with mice and rats and also provides you with a sound overview of the relevant theory. The course follows EU recommendations for function A (with D). The practical part in Berlin lasts 2.5 days. Prior to this, you acquire the basic theoretical contents through an online course following your own time schedule.

Course – Facts

Target audience

Scientists, postgraduates, students, animal caretakers and technical staff wishing to perform procedures on animals covered within EU function A.


German, English

Venue of practical training



20 hours online course, 20 hours practical training in Berlin (2.5 days)

Course fee

990 € plus VAT

Services included

  • online course, including examination
  • 20h practical training course in Berlin
  • Certificate
  • Lunch and snacks

Number of participants

Small groups of 2 – 6 persons