To apply for the Clinical Embryologist certification IFS applicants must:
When filling out the application form you also have to show that you have performed a minimum number of treatments during your years in the laboratory
Minimum number of cases for application as Embryologist:
|Oocyte pick up||50|
|Zygote and embryo evaluation||50|
|Cryopreservation of oocytes/embryos||50|
|Thawing/warming of oocytes/embryos||50|
Please note that ALL methods need to be included in your logbook.
Example of how to fill in the logbook
If the procedure is still ongoing, don’t fill out a date but please write “still ongoing” on your printed logbook.
|Type of Procedure||No. of cycles in clinic < 12 months||No. of own cycles in clinic < 12 months||No. of own cycles in clinic in total||Start date||Stop date||Signature applicant||Signature supervisor|
|Oocyte pick up||350||59||536||January 1998||Still ongoing|
|Cryopreservation||0||0||400||May 1996||December 2005|
|ICSI||63||50||220||August 2004||Still ongoing|
Please note that you do not have to fill every single case, but only the total number of cycles/cases of each method that you have performed during the period.