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Free Digital Certificate of Achievement

This is a Sponsored course, which means that learners can obtain a free Certificate once they become eligible. To be eligible, you must have marked at least 90% of the steps in this course as complete and attained an Assessment score of 70% or greater.

The Certificate of Achievement is a great way to prove what you have learned on the course and as evidence of your Continuing Professional Development. This is a personalised certificate and transcript, detailing the syllabus and learning outcomes from the course. It comes as a digital certificate that you can add to your LinkedIn profile.

COG-Train Programme

In collaboration with Wellcome Connecting Science, COG-Train aims to develop and deliver a total of 5 online training courses covering:

  • The power of genomics to understand the COVID-19 pandemic
  • From swab to server: testing, sequencing and sharing during a pandemic
  • Making sense of genomic data: COVID-19 web-based Bioinformatics
  • SARS-CoV-2 sequencing
  • Genomics in public health policy

We are also programming other capacity development activities. Visit COG-Train website for more information: ttps://

Wellcome Connecting Science Programme

We offer many further advanced courses and scientific conferences, some related to what you have learned in this course. Details of all of our advanced courses and scientific conferences can be found on our website

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