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Introduction to Biosafety Cabinets

Introduction to Biosafety Cabinets provides an overview of biosafety cabinets (BSCs), including the different types of cabinets, safe operation and work practices, proper decontamination methods, and a review of the NSF/ANSI 49 Standard.


  • Function and use of various biosafety cabinets and HEPA filters.
  • List of what class II and III biosafety cabinets (BSC) protect.
  • Understanding of the BSC certification process and the different functional tests they must undergo.
  • Fluency in the primary method of decontamination and types of decontaminates approved by ANSI.
  • Download of NSF/ANFI 49 Standard.

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Introduction to Biosafety Cabinets Course Syllabus
Course Price:
$150 USD
BIO Member Price:
$120 USD
Course Length:
44 minutes
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Completion Period:
2 weeks
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