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Laboratory Design Part 1 of 3: Programming, Pre-Design & Process

A distance learning opportunity
January 23, 2018
11:00 am – 1:30 pm (CST)

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Laboratory Design Part I: Programming, Pre-design & Process is intended to offer an understanding of the activities that should be carried out prior to the commencement of the design process for a laboratory facility. It is intended for architects, designers and bio-safety professionals. Through guided discussion and interactive exercises, students will learn the basic concepts of; conducting user interviews, setting goals for the project, recording program information, diagramming important relationships, and establishing the facility criteria that will form the basis for the design and budget of a laboratory facility. 

 

OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Restate the programming and pre-design process as it applies to laboratory facilities
  • Paraphrase the critical information that must be gathered prior to the development of a laboratory facility design
  • Describe how to assemble and synthesize pre-design information appropriate to the development of a laboratory facility

COURSE FACULTY

The webinar will be presented by Mark Fitzgerald, Director of Laboratory Planning, Soter BioCorp, Inc., Atlanta, Georgia; Vibeke Halkjaer-Knudsen, PhD, Principal Member of the Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico; Natasha Griffith, MS, President/CEO, Soter BioCorp, Inc., Atlanta, Georgia; William D. Arndt, PhD, Principal Member of the Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

All Safety Professionals, Experienced Biosafety Professionals, Risk Management Officers, Program Directors, Management Staff, Architects, Designers & Engineers 

CONTACT HOURS

This course has been approved for 0.25 CM points toward RBP/CBSP recertification. * ABSA International is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E.® Program. This course is approved for 3.00 P.A.C.E.® contact hours.

 The links to the various invitations for the course will be unique to the user and cannot be shared. The links are for single, individual use only. In order to obtain the ABSA member rate, the participant will need to be an ABSA member in the year in which the training is offered. If more than one occurrence of an individual’s name is on the attendee list for the webinar through GoToWebinar, all instances of that person’s name will be removed from the webinar with no refund.

QUESTIONS

Please direct questions about this course to:               

KariAnn DeServi
Director of Education
ABSA Office
866.425.1385 (toll free)
Email: kariann@absaoffice.org

This webinar will be a 2.5-hour session on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 11:00 am CST. For the webinar, you should plan on logging in at 10:45 am (CST) on January 23. You are required to attend the webinar session, complete the pre-course and post course assessments, and complete the evaluation in order to receive the completion certificate through the ABSA International training site. The link in the invitation will be unique to the user and cannot be shared.

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

Internet access and phone is needed.

GoToWebinar requirements

COURSE FEES

Thru Oct 10
ABSA Members $110 USD
Nonmembers $175 USD

After Oct 10
ABSA Members $130 USD
Nonmembers $195 USD

Course fees include: course handouts, access to the ABSA International training site, and 2.5-hours of interactive instruction from well-respected subject matter experts.

Group Discount:
10% off each registration for 3-4 participants from the same organization
20% off each registration for 5-9 participants from the same organization
30% off each registration for 10 or more participants from the same organization
Contact the ABSA office for details.

Confirmed, paid participants will be sent detailed information regarding the course approximately one week prior to the course. Substitutions allowed with notice by 12/27/2017. There is a 15% processing fee for cancellations prior to 12/27/2017. Cancellations between 12/27/2017 and 1/3/2018 will be refunded at 50% of the course fee. No refunds after 1/3/2018

The links to the various invitations for the course will be unique to the user and cannot be shared. The links are for single, individual use only. In order to obtain the ABSA member rate, the participant will need to be an ABSA member in the year in which the training is offered. If more than one occurrence of an individual’s name is on the attendee list for the webinar through GoToWebinar all instances of that person’s name will be removed from the webinar with no refund.