Upcoming EBSA courses

The registration for the conference and preconference courses are open.

17 May 2022 18 May 2022
AM PM AM PM
Course A. Auditing: a comprehensive and practical introduction (2 days)
Course B. Fundamentals for (re)design of a safe and compliant BSL3 facility (2 days)
Course D. Personal protective equipment (PPE) - making optimal choices (1day) Course C. Working Safely in the Biosafety Cabinet (½ day)
Course F. Biorisk assessment and management: basic principles and how to get it right (1 day) Course E. How to convince and influence for biosafety and security (1 day)
  Course G. (Bio)containment of GM plants - from Green Houses to Field Trials 1 ½ ( afternoon 17.05, 18.05)
  Course I. Moving on without leaving a trace - decommissioning in practice (1 day)
Course H. Waste handling (validation, technical aspects)  (2 days)

Important

If you already paid for (a) ticket(s) for the courses and/or conference in 2020 and did not request the refund, you can simply order new ticket here. Before sending out invoices we will check those 2020 payments. In the confirmation screen you can also leave a comment "paid 2020" makes our search a little easier.

If you're interested in one or more courses, make sure to register as soon as possible to get the early or super early bird tickets. Number of tickets for each course are limited!

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    17 May 2022

    Pre conference course A. Auditing: a comprehensive and practical introduction

    Gent

    This two day practical course provides a comprehensive and sound practical introduction to auditing. The course takes participants through the principles, recognized best practices and essential techniques of (HSE / biosafety) auditing. It provides them with guidance on planning and performing of an audit in line with international standards.

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    17 May 2022

    Pre conference course B. Fundamentals for (re)design of a safe and compliant BSL3 facility (2 day)

    Gentbrugge

    The course will include a site visit.

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    17 May 2022

    Pre conference course H. Biological Waste handling (validation, technical aspects)  (2 days)

    Gentbrugge

    Waste management is a topic of interest to all facilities who manage biological agents, no matter how large or small, private or public; but mostly it is not seen as a very exciting or sexy topic.

    Check out the details for this course

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    17 May 2022

    Pre conference course G. (Bio)containment of GM plants - from Green Houses to Field Trials (1 ½ day, afternoon 17.05, 18.05)

    Gentbrugge

    Check all details here

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    18 May 2022

    Pre conference course E. How to convince and influence for biosafety and security (1 day)

    Gentbrugge

    To shape the attitude of non-experts towards the risks of infectious disease, it is not sufficient to just ‘tell the facts’. The way the information is presented and the source credibility of the organisation are crucially importan. Unfortunately, in many cases the importance of these factors is underestimated. What can (governmental) organisations do to effectively shape the perception?
    Check all details here

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    18 May 2022

    Pre conference course I. Moving on without leaving a trace - decommissioning in practice (1 day)

    Check all details here

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    18 May 2022

    Pre conference course C. Working Safely in the Biosafety Cabinet  (½ day)

    Ghent

    The biosafety cabinet (class II) is the most important and most widely used primary barrier in the microbiological and biomedical laboratory (BSL-2, BSL-3, and BSL-4). 

    Check all details here