Step 2. LAF Training

Step 1: Read the corresponding training materials including:

  • Mouse users: Mouse Handling Training (2021)
  • Rat users: Rat Handling Training (2021)
  • Rabbit users: Rabbit Handling Training (2021)
  • All users:
    • LAF Animal User Manual 2022
    • General Animal User Training

Please sign and return the corresponding LAF and Animal Use Agreement  to LAF ( for the completion of this self-learning Step 1, while requesting the next training Step 2, i.e. facility orientation and hands-on training.

  • LAF and Animal (Mouse) Use Agreement 
  • LAF and Animal (Rat) Use Agreement
  • LAF and Animal (Rabbit) Use Agreement

Links to the List of User Training Materials and LAF and Animal Use Agreements are password protected). Please contact LAF for the password required.

Step 2: Arrange for orientation by emailing our office (  Assessment on knowledge on the training material will be performed at orientation.

Step 3: Users who show proficient knowledge on training materials will be provided with a practical training.  Users will be required to demonstrate sufficient practical skills before accessing LAF.

Note: You are expected to conduct all experiments without compromising animal welfare.  Any disrespect to the wellbeing of laboratory animals, the biosecurity and staff of LAF, or poor management of colonies will result in their access revoked.