Accredited Course Providers

Our partner providers are accredited by the IAT to run our Diploma qualifications.

Please contact the provider of your choice directly if you require more information about their courses and fees.

IAT members can regester their interest in diploma courses through their mySociety page.” With the following hyperlink


Diplomas Levels 2 and 3

University Biomedical Services (UBS)

Cambridge UBSS provide Levels 2 & 3 of the Institute of Animal Technology qualification, as distance learning or as class-based learning.

The biosciences need excellent technicians and technologists to ensure that scientific studies are carried out efficiently and to a high standard. Venture Forward provides excellent professional training and qualifications enabling companies to get the best out of their technical staff.  We offer the IAT Level 2 and 3 Diplomas in LAS&T, and are happy to discuss how we can help you with any wider training or CPD needs you might have.

The Learning Curve provides high quality training and CPD for animal technologists, scientists, support staff and veterinary staff. Training that significantly enhances professional competence is more important than ever. The Learning Curve has an impressive and dedicated team, brought together for the purpose of creating and maintaining a high level of theoretical and practical competence in science. We intend to give our customers the knowledge and skills required for a competent and ethical science-based career.

The Laboratory Animal Technology Training & Education group at Labcorp (formally known as Covance) have been providing IAT qualifications in their various forms for over 30 years.  We currently provide the IAT Diploma in Animal Science at Technology at both Level 2 and 3.

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Red Kite Veterinary Consultants are a training provider delivering the highest quality IAT training for animal technicians/technologists at both Level 2 and 3. Our interactive courses are designed to fully support candidates in their learning journey, enabling them to provide the highest levels of care and welfare to animals used in scientific research. Our staff have over 80 years combined industry knowledge and experience to enhance the learning experience.

The Crick was formed in 2015, and in 2016 we moved into our brand new state-of-the-art building in central London which brings together 1500 scientists and support staff working collaboratively across disciplines, making it the biggest biomedical research facility under a single roof in Europe. The Crick is dedicated to ensuring we deliver the best possible training and education to our staff and the IAT Level 2 and 3 courses are core to our early career training programmes for animal technologists. We do not currently offer courses to external candidates but please contact us if you have any questions regarding how the courses are managed and delivered in-house.

Diplomas Levels 4, 5 and 6

The College of Laboratory Animal Science & Technology are a non-profit course provider that delivers Higher Education (HE) qualifications designed for those working with animals in research, including Animal Technologists, Registered Veterinary Professionals, and Senior Researchers.


Animal Care and Welfare Assistant Apprenticeship Level 2

Animal Technologist Level 3

Our established and award-winning apprenticeship provision works with over 700 employers across the Leeds City Region – from large public sector organisations like the NHS and city council to small independent businesses. We also work with a number of organisations nationally. We collaborate with employers to meet their business needs and match them with high quality apprentices. The apprenticeships offered cover the Level 2 Animal Welfare Assistant and Level 3 Animal Technologist; we are the only provider to offer this Level 3 apprenticeship nationally.

Vet Technician (Livestock) Level 5

Advancing knowledge, inspiring learners  and equipping people to find creative, sustainable solutions to the economic and environmental challenges facing our planet – now and in the future. Real change is possible through a united vision and shared agenda.

Harper Adams is the University for food production and technology, animal health and wellbeing, and their contribution to sustainable, living environments for our planet’s inhabitants.

This is supported by our departments, curricula, and research specialisms in: Science, Technology, Agriculture, Business, Economics, Food, Land Management, Environment, Engineering, Entomology, Plant Science, Animal Wellbeing, Veterinary Science, Zoology, Farming, Sustainability, Enterprise, Digital, Data Science, Policy.

Scottish Modern Apprenticeship

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