Organisation and implementation of training activities on the Risk assessment of microorganisms used as pesticides and biocides under the Better Training For Safer Food Academy.


The objective of the training is to support development of expertise as regards the risk assessment methodologies for microorganisms to be used in biocidal and plant protection products. This shall also enhance competences in evaluating dossier admissibility/validity and risk assessment, and will also aim to promote, as much as possible, harmonisation of the procedures of evaluation, and authorisation of such microorganisms within the EU.

Target audience

The training targets participants from the competents authorities of EU member states, Candidate Countries, EFTA/EEA Countries and potential candidate countries.

Calendar and locations

Session Start Date End Date Location Country
1 28/06/2021 02/07/2021 Online NA
2 04/10/2021 08/10/2021 Online NA
3 25/10/2021 29/10/2021 Online NA
4 22/11/2021 26/11/2021 Online NA
5 14/02/2022 18/02/2022 Online NA
6 14/03/2022 18/03/2022 Online NA
7 30/05/2022 03/06/2022 Online NA
8 04/07/2022 08/07/2022 Online NA