Upcoming EBSA courses
20 May 2021
Gene Drives: Technologies, applications & biosafety challenges
Instructors Fred Wassenaar & Patrick Rüdelsheim
Gene drives allow for a trait to be transmitted to subsequent generations in a ratio that deviates from the laws of Mendelian inheritance. Active in sexually-reproducing species, they are powerful tools to “drive” ... read all info and register here
03 June 2021
Introduction to vaccinology
Instructor: Gideon Kersten
The course gives insight in the exciting field of vaccinology. The relevance of vaccines does not need emphasis in these days. But how do they work? ...
01 July 2021
Auditing for maximum impact – an introduction
Instructor: Julia Cotton
Biosafety professionals must be able to carry out biosafety and biosecurity audits and inspections, identify failures, non-conformities, corrective actions and areas for improvement and monitor progress.
19 August 2021
Disinfection and Sterilization
This course is an introduction to the subject. It describes the most commonly used chemical and physical methods, with an emphasis on the important criteria to be assessed in choosing an approach and verifying its effectiveness.
30 September 2021
Bloodborne viruses and pathogens
Instructor: Dana Brehar-Cioflec
The COVID-19 pandemic increased the public’s familiarity with the word ‘epidemiology’ to a unparalleled during previous public health events. ...
14 October 2021
Instructors: Jan Piet Tijssen & Cathy Bakker
This course intends to inspire you. To convince you that safety not only pays (for you and the company), but also is fun and moreover a serious profession.
04 November 2021
Epidemiology - what is it and what do these numbers really mean?
Instructors: Isolde Sommer
1. Introduction to Epidemiology
2. Summarizing Data
3. Measures of Risk ...
18 November 2021
Personal Protective Equipment
Instructors: Ulrika Allard Bengtsson and Per Staugaard
This course will both give a theoretical overview of the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) in BSL2 and BSL3 laboratories ...
02 December 2021
Instructors: Henrik Bregnhoj & Lawrence Dickson
This course will give you an introductory experience with application of current digital educational technologies like production and use of power point-based videos, planning and execution of webinars, and the use of an Learning Management System