Lab Courses & Training

*Update: Please note that due to the current health crisis our lab inductions have been postponed to an unconfirmed date. Keep an eye out for updates.*

Do you want to gain access to ASCUS Lab? So why not come along to one of our lab inductions? They currently cover two different themes, microscopy and microbiology,  and usually take place on the first Saturday of the month. If you are interested in attending, get in touch and read more details below.

Beyond the Naked Eye: Microscopy Beginners Course 2020

*Update: We regret to announce that due to the current public health crisis, Beyond the Naked Eye: Microscopy Beginners Course 2020 has been postponed to an unconfirmed date. Keep an eye out for updates.* Go deeper into the hidden microscopic world through lens and light in this 4-week skills course. Beyond the Naked Eye 2020 Beginners Microscopy Course 6.30 pm …

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Find – Grow – See: Microbiology Skills Course 2020

*Update: We regret to announce that due to the current public health crisis, Find – Grow – See: Microbiology Skills Course 2020 has been postponed to an unconfirmed date. Keep an eye out for updates.* Did you know this is more life in a drop of puddle water or a single gram of soil than there are people on the …

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Zoom In-Explore-Reveal: Microscopy & Microbiology Summer School 2020

*Update: We regret to announce that due to the current public health crisis, Zoom In-Explore-Reveal: Microscopy & Microbiology Summer School 2020 has been postponed to an unconfirmed date. Keep an eye out for updates.* Incorporating content from our microbiology and microscopy skills courses devised into one immersive summer course, join us and gain completely unique skills to explore the micro …

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Find – Grow – See Microbiology Beginners Course 2019

Find – Grow – See Microbiology Beginners Course 6.30pm – 9.00pm, Wednesdays, 16th Oct – 13th Nov 2019 Did you know there is more life is in a drop of puddle water or a single gram of soil from your garden than there are people on the whole planet? Join us and get familiar with this universe of hidden creatures …

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Beyond the Naked Eye Microscopy Beginners Course 2019

Beyond the Naked Eye 2020 Microscopy Beginners Course  6.30pm – 9.00pm, Tuesdays, 10th Sept – 8th Oct 2019 Our world is full of things invisible to the human eye. Have you ever tried to see the micropatterns of everyday objects? Do you want to gain the skills and techniques necessary to see colours and details usually invisible to the naked …

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Zoom In-Explore-Reveal: Summer School 2019

Zoom In-Explore-Reveal Microbiology and Microscopy Summer school Mon – Fri, 10am – 1pm & 2 to 6pm, 15th – 19th July 2019 Our world is full of things invisible to the human eye. Have you ever tried to see the micropatterns of everyday objects? Can you imagine how much life is in a drop of puddle water or a single …

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Beyond the Naked Eye | Oct-Nov 2018

Beyond the Naked Eye Beginners Microscopy Course 6.30pm – 9.00pm, Wednesdays, 31st Oct – 28th Nov 2018 Experience new ways of creating striking images by venturing into the unseen world of microscopy, exploring different samples and staining techniques through the medium of light. ASCUS Lab is equipped with a wide range of microscopes that have a variety of microscopy techniques, …

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Find – Grow – See | Sept-Oct 2018

Find – Grow – See Microbiology Beginners Course 6.30pm – 9.00pm, Tuesdays, 25th Sept – 23rd Oct 2018 Experience the world of microorganisms living around us or even on us, exploring various ways of creating the right environment for these tiny things. ASCUS Lab is equipped with several incubators and houses a collection of different microorganisms available for you to …

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Beyond the Naked Eye | Jan-Feb 2018

Beyond the Naked Eye Microscopy Beginners Course 6.30pm – 9.00pm, Tuesdays, 30th Jan – 27th Feb 2018 Experience new ways of creating striking images by venturing into the unseen world of microscopy, exploring different samples and staining techniques through the medium of light. ASCUS Lab is equipped with a wide range of microscopes that have a variety of microscopy techniques, …

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Microscopy Skills Workshops

Are you interested in accessing our ASCUS Lab Open Sessions to work with microscopes? Then why now check out these slide making workshops to get you set up with the basic skills you need to make your very own slides! You can take just one or both of these workshops whether you are interested in exploring the natural colours and …

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