Advanced Training

The i3S Advanced Training Unit (ATU), is a recently created unit that offers continuous, professional and post-graduate training in several research and support areas.


The unit works together with scientific personnel in the i3S to offer advanced, high-quality and skilled training directed to academic and industry researchers, PhD students, technicians and other members of the scientific community. Through the courses and workshops with main focus on biomedical and life sciences, a wide range of disciplines are covered. Presently on offer are courses in Laboratory Animal Science, Advanced Light Microscopy, Statistical Analysis of Biological Data, Biomolecular Interactions, Biosciences Screening, Cancer Research among others. Some of our training activities have been in collaboration with EMBL and EMBO. We coordinate the only Laboratory Animal Science course in Portugal with international FELASA accreditation.