Home Office E1/L, PIL AB and C

Home Office Modules

Home Office Modular Training accredited by the Royal Society of Biology. Participants who only require E1/L, PIL A, B or C may join a PIL AB & C course for the required sections or attend a bespoke course module (e.g. E1/L)

Venue: At your own premises or at selected venues around the UK
E1/L: Half-day duration costing £200 per person + VAT
E1/L, PIL AB: Two-day duration costing £450 per person + VAT
E1/L, PIL ABC: Three-day duration costing £650 per person + VAT
PIL C: One-day duration costing £300 per person + VAT
PIL AB Additional Species: Half-day duration costing £250 per person + VAT
Certificate Fee: £35 per person

Please note: If you arrive more than 15 minutes after the start time, we reserve the right to refuse entry

See the E1/L PIL AB Event List for course dates
See the E1/L PIL ABC Event List for course dates. If there isn’t a suitable course scheduled, why not contact TLC to arrange one at your premises?

NEW from 1st December 2019

NEW: PIL AB and Module K Additional Species: Dog is now available online.  No need to travel as all course materials and assessment is available on TLCs E-learning site.  After successfully completing the end of course assessment you can choose whether you receive a certificate from the Royal Society of Biology or the Scottish Accreditation Board.  Contact Info@LearningCurveDevelopment.co.uk for more information.


  • The Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 Amendment Regulations 2012
  • Ethical use of animals and the 3Rs


  • Recognition of well-being, pain, suffering or distress
  • Practical handling and restraint
  • Humane methods of killing
  • Anaesthesia
  • Conduct of minor procedures


  • Advanced anaesthesia
  • Analgesia
  • Conduct of surgical procedures
  • Pre-, peri- and post-operative care


The Learning Curve regularly provide PIL AB training for people who will be using mice, rats, guinea pigs and rabbits. We also provide half-day PIL AB training for licensees wishing to use other species including chickens, chicken embryos, dogs, goats, hamsters, minipigs and old world primates. Please contact us for more information


Anyone attending E1/L, PIL AB training for additional species and PIL C will be given access to E-learning with additional resources to support the face-to-face training