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"Animal Use Refresher Course for Principal Investigators & Animal Users" is web based training that reviews the relevant laws and regulations that govern the use of animals in research and includes current recommended procedures for working with research animals.

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Completion time: 20-25 minutes (does not have to be completed in one session). You may exit the course at the end of any section and then return later using your user name and password.

Section Quiz: You must answer the questions correctly at the end of each section to receive credit for the course.

Notification: Upon completion of the course, your registration information will be sent electronically to OACU and recorded in their training database, and your Animal Care and Use Committee will be notified.

NOTE: This training must be completed every 3 years

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