IVF Training center

Benefit From Our Expertise

At Embryotools, we believe that knowledge and expertise are the keys to achieving the best results in the IVF Laboratory.   We can provide you with all the tools  needed to be an excellent clinical embryologist.  We welcome you to broaden your experience and learn the most advanced techniques from our panel of experts, led by Dr. Gloria Calderon.

Our training courses are personalized to your needs and requirements.  All our courses are delivered one to one or in small groups – this ensures that our experts can provide the best education to each student.

Members of our Scientific Team are all PhD graduates and have more than 20 years’ experience teaching IVF techniques and procedures to students all around the world.   They are lecturers in different Masters Programs for Human Reproduction in various universities in Europe and have been published in more than 200 research papers.

All training courses are conducted in our state of the art facility equipped with the latest technology and equipment.  Extensive materials are provided for hands-on training of each technique.  All the practical knowledge and experience we provide is quickly assimilated by the student and can be applied directly in everyday cases.

Recently Embryotools has initiated a collaboration with Microptic S.L. that will allow to introduce an andrology course that will also be carried out, in part, in the facilities of this collaborating company.

Classes can be conducted in English, Spanish or Portuguese.  For other languages, translation services are available.

Certificates are provided at the successful conclusion of each course.

Group hands-on courses available in 2017-2018 (max: 6 attendees)

NEW! Sperm Analysis Preparation and Cryopreservation: Hands on and troubleshooting (dates upon request)
Hands-on course in collaboration with Microptic S.L.

Day-3 and Day-5 embryo biopsy techniques and tubing cells for genetic analysis
Dates: 4th, 5th and 6th Oct, 2017 | 30th, 31st May and 1st Jun, 2018 | 17th, 18th and 19th Oct, 2018
Price: 2.750,00 Euros

ICSI techniques: how to inject in a less invasive way
Dates: 9th and 10th Oct, 2017 | 3th and 4th May, 2018 | 27th and 28th Sept, 2018
Price: 1.950,00 Euros

Cryopreservation of oocytes, cleave stage embryos and blastocysts: open and closed systems
Dates: 2nd and 3rd Nov, 2017 | 5th and 6th Jul, 2018 | 8th and 9th Nov, 2018
Price: 1.950,00 Euros

Blastocyst culture, biopsy and cryopreservation techniques
Dates: 29th, 30th Nov and 1st Dec, 2017 | 27th, 28th and 29th Jun, 2018 | 21st, 22nd and 23rd Nov, 2018
Price: 2.750,00 Euros

Organization, Set up, QC & QA in the IVF lab (dates upon request)
Ovarian tissue cryopreservation (upon request)


Individual hands-on courses available in 2017-2018

Customized training programs are offered to cover individual needs.
Please select your preferred techniques and send us your C.V. to the following address: training@embryotools.com
Our team will design a customized course according to your experience and profile.

Standard Techniques

Our standard techniques include all the basic techniques that an embryologist must have.  We recommend 3 days for each technique.   To complete all standard techniques training we recommend 3 weeks to a month.

• Sperm preparation
• Oocyte denuding
• Conventional IVF
• Embryo culture
• Embryo Morphology Assessment and Selection
• Embryo Transfer

Specialized Techniques

Specialized techniques are designed for a specific field or cases.  Learning time will vary depending on the student’s background, experience and knowledge and could vary from days to weeks.  We will do a pre-assessment in each case and issue a recommended time table.

• Day-3 and Day-5 embryo biopsy
• Tubing for Array’s
• Blastomere fixation for FISH
• Assisted Hatching
• Oocyte/Embryo Vitrification
• Time – Lapse Technologies
• Polar Body Biopsy
• Fragment removal

Specialized Courses

Specialized courses are mainly designed for Laboratory Directors and are focused on the general aspects of Laboratory Management.   The time recommended for each course is about a week.

• Quality Control
• Laboratory Management

For further information please contact us at training@embryotools.com