Basic Embryology


During the course each participant receives one-on-one training to develop knowledge and skills in:

  • Usage of equipment and supplies associated with IVF
  • Introduction of ovulation induction protocols
  • Techniques of IVF
    • Handling and manipulation of gametes and embryos
    • ART sperm processing techniques
    • Embryo culture conditions
    • Embryo evaluation and grading
    • Decision making for transfer and cryopreservation
    • Labeling and processing of gametes and embryos
    • Embryo transfer catheter usage
  • Recordkeeping and reporting of results
  • Quality control, quality assurance and proficiency testing
  • Therapeutic sperm preparation
  • Laboratory safety
  • Regulatory compliance