We offer training to laboratory personnel in Diagnostic techniques including:

  • GeneXpert MTB/RIF and MTB/RIF Ultra Assay
  • Microscopy (FM / ZN)
  • Lowenstein-Jensen (LJ) Culture
  • Mycobacterium Growth Indicator Tube (MGIT) Culture
  • Line Probe Assay (LPA)
  • LJ Drug Susceptibility Testing (DST)
  • MGIT Drug Susceptibility Testing (DST)

Other laboratory training packages include;

  • External Quality Assessment (Microscopy blinded rechecking and support supervision)
  • GeneXpert Proficiency Testing
  • Microscopy Proficiency Testing
  • Drug Susceptibility Testing (DST) Proficiency Testing
  • Laboratory Quality Management System
  • Benchmarking
  • Laboratory Information Systems
  • Specimen Referral System
  • Monitoring and Evaluation

Uganda NTRL/SRL is an IACET Accredited Training Provider. Our trainings comply with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices, and we are authorized to issue the IACET CEU (see confirmation here)

Download documents below for more details about the training courses

Training Courses Brochure: CT001 F20 BROCHURE_2.0

Our Obligations as a Training Provider: CT001 F21 Terms and conditions_2.0

Prerequisite Form: CT001 F18 Prerequisite form_2.0

Retrieval of Training Records Sheet: CT001 F27 Retrieval of training records sheet 1.0

Non-discrimination policy: Uganda NTRL/SRL does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status; in any of its activities including training therefore the Uganda NTRL/SRL gives equal opportunity to learners seeking training. Persons or groups are required to disclose a potential, perceived, and actual conflict of interest while executing their duties at the Uganda NTRL/SRL.

Confidentiality policy: Correspondences and information related to training courses shall be kept confidential unless consent for disclosure has been granted in writing by Uganda NTRL / SRL.