Safe Weighing Training Workshop

CTS Safe Weighing Training Workshop provides analysist with necessary tools to work safely when handling active drug compounds in the laboratory.

Laboratory analyst detecting contamination after weighing drug compounds during a training workshop
Play Video

The Safe Weighing Training Workshop gives practical advice on how to minimise exposure to airborne and surface contaminants in the laboratory when handling active pharmaceutical drugs.

During the Safe Weighing Practice workshop (SWP), both, experienced and new analysts, are given an overview of the hazards associated with weighing and manipulation of potent drug compounds; and this is followed with expert advice on how to minimise exposure to airborne and surface contaminants in the laboratory. 

Safe Weighing Training Workshop Information

Download the pdf below for more information on the content and the structure of the training program. If you have any further queries, please contact us.

The Safe Weighing Training Workshop includes an interactive theory session of an hour covering: Potent powder awareness, Knowledge of containment risks, Safe weighing techniques and correct use of containment systems

Theory Session

The SWP workshop is interactive and provides flexibility to develop site specific safe handling protocols. Practical exercises include: Contamination detection using specialist fluorescent powders and UV lighting techniques and cleaning techniques.

Practical Hands-on session

This training is designed for analytical and safety staff. The course duration is 2 hours and it is carried out on the customer's site. Due to the practical nature of the training, this course has been designed for individuals or groups of up to 5 people.

Other information

On completion of the course, training certificates are issued to every attendee. Training certificates are valid for 2 years as refresher training to update with pharmaceutical industry recognised practice is recommended every 2 years.


Looking for a New Laboratory Safety Enclosure?

Contact us to discuss potential applications for containment in your Laboratory 

CTS provide End-to-end Laboratory Containment Solutions
Learn more about other CTS Services.
Project Management

End-to-end management of containment projects, and where necessary coordination with other service providers ...

Learn more
Service & Validation

Technical support, calibration and certification of laboratory systems. Preventive maintenance and service support...

Learn more
Design & Manufacturing

Design, construction and commissioning of laboratory safety containment systems to the pharmaceutical industry...

Learn more


contact Us

If you would like to discuss potential applications for containment, please fill the form below and we will get back to you as soon as possible.