Laboratory Training and Workshops

Infectious Substance Packing and Shipping Training 


The Safe Transport of Division 6.2 Infectious Substances, Biological Specimens, Dry Ice & Related Materials 

Delivered by Saf-T-Pak and supported by the Association of Public Health Laboratories


Participants in Saf-T-Pak’s one-day virtual seminars receive the comprehensive Saf-T-Pak Training Reference Manual and take part in hands-on exercises to correctly pack, mark, label and document a shipment using actual UN-specification packaging. The training meets the requirements outlined by IATA, ICAO and US DOT 49 CFR regulations.


This virtual seminar is designed for laboratorians who package, ship and transport Division 6.2 hazardous materials.  Limited seats available.

TRAINING DATES Multiple dates and times are available

Course Flyers        9 am - 4 pm EST          11 am - 6 pm EST              2 pm - 9 pm EST



Saf-T-Pak is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E.® Program. Participants who successfully complete this program will be awarded 8 contact hours.





 Packing and Shipping Dangerous Goods:  What the Laboratory Staff Must Know (CDC Lab Training)  

 Is It Malaria?  Blood Borne Parasites That Cause Malaria Disease 

 Recorded Presentation September 2021  No Continuing Education Available

Slide Deck  

 Malaria Preparation of Blood Smears Job Aid 


CDC Laboratory Training

CDC Laboratory Training offers numerous on demand training modules.

Topics include: COVID-19, Diagnostic Testing, Preparedness, Core Science, Safety, Informatics, and Packing and Shipping.


CDC  Laboratory Training also offers many Laboratory Job Aids!


CDC TRAIN is a gateway into the TRAIN Learning Network, the most comprehensive catalog of public health training opportunities.

TRAIN is a free service for learners from the Public Health Foundation.

CDC TRAIN provides access to more than 1,000 courses developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) programs, grantees, and other funded partners.

Courses offered by CDC course providers have been approved and verified by CDC.


CDC OneLab Reach

A learning management system for clinical and public health professionals!

Free COVID-19 Laboratory Education and Training

Access free laboratory resources through CDC's Rapid Education and Capacity-building Hub (REACH)

APHL Training Portal

New digital repository for online courses and some archived webinars. Y

ou can view and enroll in a range of free training courses, from Laboratory Ethics to Tuberculosis Specimen Handling.

The portal tracks course progress and enables you to complete training on your own sch​​edule.

APHL Laboratory Training

APHL offers educational opportunities including conferences, meetings, webinars, and workshops. 

On-demand training opportunites  are also available.

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