Educational Resources

BioWork 7030: Aseptic Transfers on an Open Bench


Transferring sterile liquids or cultures from one container to another is one of the most common tasks you'll perform in biomanufacturing. It's a skill that requires mental focus and attention to detail in order to…

BioWork 7040: Sterilizing Liquids - Autoclaving and Filtration


The autoclave and sterile filtration are two common techniques we use to sterilize liquids and protect patients. In this demo, we’ll make some culture media and split it into three fractions. Then we’ll compare an…

BioWork 7060: Detergent Experiment – Disinfecting Surfaces with Chemicals


There’s not a “one size fits all” approach to eliminating microbes. You have to follow very specific procedures - SOPs - in order to know the right chemicals to use in the right combinations and at the right times. And…

Brunswick Community College Center for Aquaculture & Biotechnology


Brunswick Community College has many offerings to prepare students for the biotech and aquaculture workforce. This brief video provides an overview of the program. More information is available online at http://www.…

Capstone Center


Capstone Center in Raleigh is BioNetwork's premiere worker training facility.  At Capstone, fundamental scientific understanding meets hands-on application.  Our industry-experienced instructors lead courses in…

Career Development

eLearning Series

Successfully landing a job in the biopharma industry starts with a strong resume and excellent interview skills. In this series, you will learn valuable tips and guidelines that will ensure you stand out from the crowd…

Career Fair Tips


The BioNetwork Career Fair provides students and employers with a dedicated forum to meet both virtually and face-to-face to discuss career opportunities. This exercise will guide you through several tips designed to…

Carrot Prep


The "Experiments in Biotechnology" video series is a production of NC BioNetwork in partnership with Haywood and Western Piedmont Community Colleges and features demonstrations of 8 laboratory experiments.



This module includes the basics of centrifugation, effects of gravity on particles in suspension, operation of a centrifuge, differential centrifugation, basic components, hazards and safety.

cGMP Basics


Lesson 1: Introduction to Current Good Manufacturing Practices, introduces the fundamentals of cGMP and how they apply to the companies that implement them, the employees that use them, and the customers that benefit…