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Last-Ireland is a training programme and support structure to help the scientific community in Ireland to use animals in accordance with best international and national practices. 

Next Courses

Basic (rodent) Course 2/3 September 2014 TCD Dublin (TCD14E)
Cost 230€ (Early bird 210€ before 10/8/14)

Grandperson course 1/Sept/2014 TCD Dublin (TCD14F)
Cost 180€ ( Earlybird 150€ before 10/8/14)

Basic (rodent) Course 10/11 December 2014 UCC Cork (UCC14B)
Cost 260€ (Early bird 240€ before 1/10/14)

Courses are structured as a Common 'Day 1' and a species specific 'Day 2' course

It is possible to sign up for a 'day one' course. Complete that exam and subsequently do a species specific 'day 2' course ( eg aquatic or large animal)

Day one course 2/sept/2014 TCD 180€ or UCC December 10th 210€ ( Early Bird 180€ before 1/10/14)

Please use the Basic course link and put 'Attending day one only ' in the comment box

Training courses for researchers working with animals are run at least twice yearly in Dublin. Courses also are arranged in Cork and Galway
Universities in Ireland often accept the Modular training courses from the UK.
Dates and Locations of courses run by the 'Universities Training Group' can obtained by application to

Last-Ireland.  PO Box 12172, Glenageary Co.Dublin
Email: sec@last-ireland.org Fax +353 1 8963630