Specialist Certificate in Stem Cell Transplantation Science  


* Please note: You must be a BBTS member at time of application for this programme and throughout until the examination.
It will take 2 to 3 days to process membership applications. Please apply in good time before submitting your course application.

This course is for healthcare scientist staff working within stem cell laboratories or those who have an interest in stem cell or bone marrow transplantation.

It is a self-study distance-learning course whereby students progress through the text book, supplementing their knowledge with the many references provided. Questions are provided at the end of each topic for self-assessment purposes.

Next enrolment period:  3rd Sept - 14th Oct 2021
Applications received before or after this period will not be considered.  

Programme Terms & Conditions

Please read the T & Cs carefully before applying.

SCTS Terms and Conditions 2020

Application Form

The application form for 2021-22 will be made available here during the next enrolment period.

Please download the form, complete and return it to Michaela Cheetham during the enrolment period.

Overseas Applicants

Where English is an additional language, please provide evidence of English language proficiency*  with your application. Accepted qualifications:

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic or General).
    • Minimum Score: 7.0 with no element below 6.5

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL iBT)
    • Minimum score: 100/120

TOEFL test scores undertaken in the United Kingdom are not accepted* The test certificate supplied must be less than 2 years old 

What can I expect to learn?

Full cost: £295
(Full payment will be requested once application is approved)

Course Start : Nov each year

Course end (exam): Typically 2nd Saturday in Nov each year

Topics covered within curriculum
SCTS Curriculum

To add your name to our mailing list for reminder notifications for enrolment, please contact Michaela Cheetham