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£329.00 inc. VAT

Intensive Microtomy Training And Paraffin Section Preparation Course 

Intensive Microtomy and Paraffin Section Preparation

Our training is accredited by Association of Healthcare Trainers.

Course duration and tuition

  • Weekdays: 3 weeks
  • Weekends: 4 weeks

Microtomy is a skill that requires training and practice.  The course is practical and hands-on

for anyone who desire to work in histopathology department.

Acquiring microtomy training provides an indispensable skill to fill the vast unfilled vacancies in NHS, private hospitals, and Veterinary histopathology department.

At the end of the course, you will be able to prepare a range of tissue section for histopathological examination.

London Location From

£329.00inc. VAT

Course Objective

All the essential aspects of cutting paraffin sections are covered, including:

  • Microtomy techniques
  • Microtome setup
  • Microtomy safety
  • Embedding techniques
  • Trimming, facing, and roughing blocks
  • Techniques for consistent paraffin sections
  • Haematoxylin and Eosin Stain
  • Quality control
  • Common microtomy faults
  • Microtome maintenance

London   Location From

£329.00 inc. VAT

Target Audience

This course is suited for:

  • Microtomy training is suited for Biomedical Science graduates who wish to start a career in the NHS Histology
  • Individuals without prior diagnostic experience within the histopathology laboratory and wishes to pursue a career in histopathology laboratory as a Trainee Biomedical Scientist and/or Histology Associate Practitioner.

  • Researchers and graduates in disciplines related to biology who wishes to gain microtomy skills

The intensive practical course will broaden your experience and increase your chances of securing a job and start a career in the healthcare sector.

This course is designed to help you develop new skills, enhance existing abilities, and reach the career you’ve always wanted.


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Training Dates 2023

17th January to 8th February 2023 Weekdays

28th January to 19th Feb 2023 Weekends

7Th Feb to 15th Feb 2023 Weekdays

21st Feb to 15th March 2023 Weekdays

4th March to 26th March 2023 Weekends

18th April to 10th May 2023 Weekdays

22nd April to 14th May 2023 Weekends

18th July to 9th August 2023 Weekdays

5th Sept to 27th September 2023 Weekdays