BSL3 Seminar Series

Returning to Raleigh, NC! Both courses will be able to take advantage of the state-of-the art facility at the new North Carolina Public Health Lab.



  • Learning from 7 biosafety / engineering experts who individually bring 20+ years of experiences to the class discussions?
  • Enhancing your grasp of the senior level of CDC and APHL’s “Biosafety Laboratory Competency Guidelines”?
  • Learning more about the BMBL 5th edition guidelines on airflow reversals during HVAC failures and approaches to meet those guidelines?
  • Renovating an aging facility to meet new BSL3 requirements or building a new BSL3 lab?
  • Experiencing creative training methods you can apply in your own facility?
  • Reducing lab operation and maintenance costs without sacrificing safety?
  • A state of the art BSL3 laboratory training facility
  • Limited enrollment for maximum instructor/student interaction
  • A mix of case studies, lecture, demonstrations, facility tours, group exercises and hands-on workshops 
  • Many structured opportunities to network and share challenges and solutions with instructors and fellow students


  • Monday, April 23 & Tuesday, April 24, 2018: BSL3 Facilities: Design, Construction and Beyond
  • Wednesday, April 25 & Thursday, April 26, 2018: Advanced BSL3 Practices and Procedures
  • Friday, April 27, 2018: Lecture and Tour of Duke University’s Regional Biocontainment Laboratory and Lemur Center (8 am – 12 pm) or The NIH Design Requirements Manual: Biocontainment Overview (8 am – 12:30 pm)



  • “BSL3 Facilities: Design, Construction and Beyond” and “Advanced BSL3 Practices and Procedures” include a course manual, lunch each day, and an Eagleson Institute certificate. Individual tuition is $1045 (per class).
  • Group discounts are available.
  • “Lecture and Tour of Duke University’s Regional Biocontainment Laboratory and Lemur Center” is $45.
  • “ The NIH Design Requirements Manual: Biocontainment Overview” is $395.
  • Visit our website for details. To register, go to, or call 207-490-1076 to register by phone.


Register for BSL3 Facilities: Design, Construction and Beyond and
Advanced BSL3 Practices and Procedures and Save $200 off of your Tuition.

Savings are Automatically calculated during Registration.

2018 BSL3 Brochure


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