Biosecurity

SSBA eLearning Module – Tularemia

SSBA eLearning available to all laboratories within Australia, to RCPA Microbiology Registrars free of charge and to Australian Government Department of Health approved international laboratories for a fee that reflects the cost of the modules’ production.

This module provides general and technical training for laboratory staff. eLearning Modules generally take 60 mins to complete and there is a questionnaire at the end. Please note that you will need speakers or preferably earphones to listen to the audio.

Available free of charge to Australian public health laboratories that require the capability to test for SSBA, other potential agents and communicable disease threats and to approved private laboratories and international laboratories for a fee that reflects the cost of the modules’ production.

Catalogue Number

24120102

Schedule

Available all year

Product details last updated on September 30, 2022

SSBA eLearning Module – Highly Pathogenic Influenza

SSBA eLearning available to all laboratories within Australia, to RCPA Microbiology Registrars free of charge and to Australian Government Department of Health approved international laboratories for a fee that reflects the cost of the modules’ production.

This module provides general and technical training for laboratory staff. eLearning Modules generally take 60 mins to complete and there is a questionnaire at the end. Please note that you will need speakers or preferably earphones to listen to the audio.

Available free of charge to Australian public health laboratories that require the capability to test for SSBA, other potential agents and communicable disease threats and to approved private laboratories and international laboratories for a fee that reflects the cost of the modules’ production.

Catalogue Number

24110102

Schedule

Available all year

Product details last updated on August 31, 2023

Viral Specimen Module

Catalogue Number

22040102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

2

Cases/samples per survey

Up to 4

Sample Type

Inactivated virus for nucleic acid testing

Sample volume

0.5 mL

Schedule

July, September

Measurand/Test

Viral SSBA

Storage and Handling

Upon receipt, store samples at 2-8°C

Additional Comments

Available free of charge to Australian public health laboratories that require the capability to test for SSBA, other potential agents and communicable disease threats and to approved private laboratories and international laboratories for a fee that reflects the cost of the modules’ production.


Product details last updated on November 30, 2023

Whole Genome Sequencing Module

SARS-CoV-2 Wet – Lab WGS Exercise

Catalogue Number

22100102

Frequency (No of surveys/year)

1

Cases/samples per survey

Up to 10

Sample Type

Total viral RNA from live virus for Whole Genome Sequencing (wet-lab analysis)

Sample volume

0.5 mL

Schedule

March

Measurand/Test

Diluted SARS-CoV-2 total RNA

Storage and Handling

Upon receipt, store samples at 2-8°C

Additional Comments

Available free of charge to Australian public health laboratories and approved private and international laboratories for a fee that reflects the cost of the modules’ production.


Product details last updated on October 18, 2023