Why Lab Manager Academy?
1. Comprehensive training
The Lab Manager Academy will grow to contain a wide variety of training and development options for managers of many different kinds of labs. The lab management certificate is the first of programs that will cover topics ranging from people leadership to lab operations. The lab safety management certificate covers topics ranging from improving safety culture to managing your lab's EHS systems. Future certificate programs will involve topics like academic lab safety, project management, and lab quality and compliance. The content will help current lab managers grow skills and enable potential lab managers to be ready for the role.
2. Specific training for lab professionals
This Lab Manager Academy is designed specifically for lab managers. It covers topics of importance to all lab environments and includes examples and activities that are of importance to lab managers.
3. Developed by experienced lab managers
The Academy content is developed and delivered by very experienced lab management professionals. Each lead instructor is an expert in the field with many years of experience in the area of their courses. Learners will benefit directly from the real world experience of the instructors.
4. Comprehensive eLearning design
The Lab Manager Academy programs are delivered in a fully comprehensive eLearning design. The courses include a combination of informative slides, audio lecture, interactive elements, activities to reinforce learning, handouts to detail more complex topics, and quizzes to demonstrate knowledge. The material can be consumed at the convenience of the learner and at their ideal pace. Learners also earn certificates that can be placed in their personnel folder and online.
5. Affordable learning
The Lab Manager Academy provides affordable learning experiences across the different programs. Individual courses provide real value at < $99 USD/hour of instruction. Courses can also be taken in streams of related courses, or full certificate programs of 12-20 courses.
6. IACET-accredited Provider
Lab Manager Academy is accredited by the International Accreditors for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and offers IACET CEUs for its learning events that comply with the ANSI/IACET Continuing Education and Training Standard. IACET is recognized internationally as a standard development organization and accrediting body that promotes quality of continuing education and training.
7. Academy Office Hours
As an added feature to the Lab Manager Academy courses and certificate program, once a month Scott Hanton, Lab Manager Academy instructor, will host an open Zoom meeting to answer questions and concerns, to make sure you get the most out of your eLearning experience. This is an optional feature for those interested, at no additional cost.