Training and Education Requirements


Animal Research

Animal users must provide evidence of skills and experience with the procedures listed in their IACUC Protocols.

people standing

Human Subject Research

As part of an initiative to increase standards in human subjects research knowledge, all researchers will be required to complete the CITI training program before running participants in studies, or to provide documentation of equivalent training.

Sharp's container


Laboratory and protocol specific training are required as well as online training.

safety goggles

Laboratory Use & Safety

The interactive training module and quizzes are designed to promote safety in research laboratories at NIU.