Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name EUROTOX Courses
Owner/Developer Federation of European Toxicologists & European Societies of Toxicology
Abbreviated owner EUROTOX
Country Switzerland
Languages English
Description EUROTOX funds Basic and Specialised Toxicology courses in collaboration with Member Societies to promote toxicology training in European countries at minimal cost. Each course is limited to 35-40 students. Preference will be given to participants from countries where there is little or no formal education in toxicology. Each course is residential and held over 5 consecutive days and consists of lectures, problem solving/discussion sessions in small groups and plenary meetings. The course programme is developed jointly by the host society and the EUROTOX Sub-committee on education. There is a written examination at the end of each course and those participants who pass the exam will be given a certificate of successful completion of the course. Other participants will be given a certificate of attendance.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Education/Training
Sub categories Training
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Face-to-face
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Students, Scientists, Researchers
Users access Fee-based access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction, Refinement
Purpose Education and training, Documentation and information