Training is essential and compulsory for use of any equipment in the histology facility. For training to become a licensed user please e-mail

Before training can be completed, all users must undergo a building induction for the MRU (Building NB). Please contact Liz Laidlaw on to arrange a suitable time.

Training Fees

For all internal SOM users, all training fees are included in their facility costs. External users are welcome to use our core operated service or pricing is as below (price is per machine):

SOM Staff/Students


Deakin (non-SOM and visitors)


External Users


Please follow the below steps to obtain your training certificate:

Step 1: Online Tutorials

Step 2: Online Quiz

Step 3: Practical Induction

Step 4: One on One Licensing.

Please refer to each individual piece of equipment for relevant training information (above tabs)

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