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2020 LAT Exam Prep Program Registration Announcement

Elton Machholz
2020 LAT Exam Prep Program Registration Announcement
by Elton Machholz - Monday, February 3, 2020, 6:12 PM

Registration is now open for the 2020 Laboratory Animal Technician (LAT) Certification Examination Preparatory Program.  Virtual/on-line classes begin Tuesday, 13FEB2020 through 18JUN2020.  Registration will close one week (7 days) before the start of class.

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About the LAT Prep Program

This 18-week program is designed for any laboratory animal science professional wishing to prepare for the Laboratory Animal Technician (LAT) certification examination offered by the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS).


Learners will participate in weekly live virtual classes conducted by the Charles River - Insourcing Solutions Training Department.  Outside of class/lecture sessions, on-line learning and quizzing will assess and reinforce knowledge required for the exam.  Students will also have the option to review recordings of the live sessions in the event they are unable to join a live session.


The program will follow content outlined in the most recent edition of the AALAS LAT Training Manual, Student Workbook and Regulatory Workbook.  Lessons will progress by chapter and unit.  Unit assessment will be assigned to test interim knowledge levels and each student will attempt a mock examination to complete the program.