How Cryopreservation Course at IIRFT Contributes to ART?

International Institute of Reproduction and Fertility Training offers training to candidates so that they can enhance both their knowledge and skills. We provide them a platform to fulfill their dreams and find a career opportunity. Our team and staff are comprised of well experienced experts who encourage interpersonal interaction for better understanding of the concepts and give them a chance to procure in-depth knowledge about current management strategies of infertile issues.

About the course at IIRFT:

Advance course in cryopreservation is a two days course in which aspired candidates are provided both theoretical and practical knowledge of cryopreservation of sperms and embryos. The module deals with different types of freezing technique, instruments, and protocols related to sperm, oocytes, embryos and blastocysts.

Who can apply for the cryopreservation course?

Candidates having or holding any of the following BSC, MSC, BVSC, MVSC, BHMS, BAMS, BUMS, MBBS, MD, MRCOG, FRCOG, Life science course or any medical degree.

Training methodology of advanced cryopreservation course includes:

  • Fundamentals of Cryopreservation
  • Usage of different types of Cryo-media
  • Freezers & their functioning
  • Sperm cryopreservation methods and limitations
  • Embryo cryopreservation methods and limitations
  • Vitrification concept, development, methods and limitations
  • Cryopreservation of epididymis and vas deferens aspirates (Demonstration only)
  • Isolation and cryopreservation of sperm from testicular biopsy specimens (Demonstration only)
  • Protocol for cryopreservation of ovarian tissue from cancer patients (Demonstration only)
  • Filling of LN2 in to programmable freezer
  • Demo of programming for various samples loading of cryo-straw
  • Labeling of cryo-straw
  • Storing of cryo-straw/vials in Canister

Discussion on the topic involves:

  • Slow freezing versus vitrification
  • Comparison between different vitrification systems and devices
  • Improving survival rates

At IIRFT, we believe in effective teaching methods and we provide interactive teaching sessions where the candidates get chance to learn without any hesitation and are free to discuss their opinion with their respective mentor. Candidates get a chance to lay their hands on state-of-the-art lab at International Fertility Center under the supervision of experts. The live lectures are provided for comprehensive understanding of the concepts and topics.

How we evaluate our trainee?

  • Multiple-choice questions on lab techniques linked to each course module.
  • Test on specific lab techniques taught during the training.
  • PPT talk on a topic linked to a course module.

IIRFT is one such place where you can enhance your ART skills and together we can help numerous couples who are suffering from infertility. Enhance your ART skills with IIRFT and embrace the career of your choice. For more details log on to and in case of any query send us mail at

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