Training courses

At the NEOF Visitor facility in Sheffield, we provide hands-on lab-based practical courses in various lab techniques and office-based training workshops associated with data analyses.


For our full selection of training workshops available is provided here.

Course Details Number of places Course length Courses per year Dates
Molecular Ecology Techniques Hands-on practical lab-based training in DNA extraction, PCR, genotyping etc 5 - 15 1 week 2 (-3) Spring, (summer), winter
Population Genomics Computer-based training workshop 30 3 days 1 January - March
Metabarcoding Computer-based training workshop 30 2 days 2 Usually runs January and July

The NERC Environmental Omics Facility (NEOF)

Making state-of-the-art molecular genetics facilities and training available to the UK science community.