Evidence-based professional development for cancer researchers and health professionals
Explore IARC’s online thematic platforms to find a large variety of freely accessible learning and training resources.
The IARC Learning portal provides a single access point to a wide variety of learning and training resources, organized into different learning platforms that are developed and maintained in collaboration with IARC research groups and key collaborators.
The types of resources available on each thematic platform vary and may include: self-paced modules, facilitated modules, lectures and webinars, manuals and guidelines, materials for trainers, tutorials, exercises, questions and answers, tip sheets and visual charts, and more.
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A set of learning resources that is structured and packaged in a module and that may be completed independently and at your own rhythm.
An online course that is facilitated by a trainer and has learning resources that are usually provided sequentially. Often offered in conjunction with a face-to-face session and restricted to a group of selected participants.
Lecture or webinar
A recorded and edited presentation, available as a video of 5 to 30 minutes, which may be watched online or downloaded.
Manual or guideline
A reference document that describes international standards and provides recommendations for implementation in different areas of cancer research for cancer prevention.
Material for trainers
A ready-to-use training package that includes learning objectives, customizable training material (e.g. PowerPoint slides), guidance notes for trainers, exercises, and references.
A step-by-step guide on how to use a tool (e.g. software) or follow a procedure (including text and images, or video-based).
A quiz, case study, or online practical exercise to test and improve your knowledge and skills.
Questions and answers
A webpage that compiles frequently asked questions and answers on a specific topic, in an easily searchable way.
Tip sheet and visual chart
A useful one-page tool for quick and easy review of a topic, concept, or procedure.