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Community college curriculum and degree programs are designed to provide the industry critical skills required to succeed in the biotechnology and life sciences fields. Bringing industry, students and faculty together, these programs build a stronger workforce for North Carolina.
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BioWork

The BioWork certificate program will teach you the foundational skills you need to begin a career as a process technician for a biotechnology, pharmaceutical, or chemical manufacturing company. Process technicians are responsible for the production of chemical and pharmaceutical products.
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eLearning

Learn skills now online by viewing free videos and using eLearning applications for biotech processes, equipment, and foundational science concepts.

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BioWork 2050: Safety Survey
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Regular safety surveys are an important part of a company’s occupational health and safety program... read more
BioWork 5060: Plate & Frame Filtration
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Plate and frame filtration is widely used in food, beverage, pharma and chemical manufacturing. Let... read more
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Use and Care of a Microscope
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Learn how to use a microscope, see it in action, and then head to the lab to practice working hands... read more
Microscope for Beginners - Questions and Answers
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In this video, Jeff talks through some common issues and questions that beginners experience when... read more
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Most Recent eLearning
Sterile Gowning Procedures
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Process technicians are required to be properly attired in the appropriate personal protective... read more
High Performance Liquid Chromotography (HPLC)
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Explore the concepts of High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) by analyzing and comparing... read more
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Virtual Microscope
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Learn terminology, usage, and care by interacting with a fully functional, virtual microscope. When... read more
Lab Safety
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Learn the five basic concepts of creating a safe and productive lab environment. You will explore... read more
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