Basic training classes

Overview: Basic training is mandatory for all new users wishing to access the BD analysers (CANTO/Fortessa/Symphony).
Content: The session consists of an introduction to flow cytometry followed by a practical hands on training session on the instruments.
Frequency: Classes will be held on a Friday once every month from 10.00 to 14.30 (30 minute break – please bring your own lunch)
Cost and eligibility: Basic training is available as fee for service and is open to internal users only.
Location: 15th floor, Tower Wing, Guy’s Hospital
Class size: Classes are limited to eight participants.

The 2017 dates for the basic training course are as follows:

  • 20 January
  • 24 February
  • 24 March
  • 28 April
  • 19 May
  • 23 June
  • 21 July
  • 18 August
  • 22 September
  • 20 October
  • 17 November
  • 15 December

Important for new users

Please complete the following steps to sign up for the core before you come to training.

  1. register with iLabs(steps 1 and 2)
  2. Request training via ilabs: Go to “request services”, choose “ 5.1 Basic Training” and submit to core. We will sign you onto the next available course/the date of your choice
  3. Please submit a completed Flow core registration formto :BRCFlowCore