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2021 Dates TBC, Crowne Plaza Barcelona Fira Center

2-day course

Understand how to effectively apply the new EU criteria to your plant protection product

Course Overview

This intensive 2-day course will provide you with an insight into the Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR) to help you maintain compliance, it will also guide you through some of the practical aspects of dossier preparation to ensure successful registration of new products. Practical and interactive, it combines taught sessions with collaborative exercises: practice developing data packages, undertaking risk assessments and producing dossiers for biocidal products.

With the help of practical examples and working in teams with your peers, you will navigate the regulatory hurdles presented by the Regulation and leave with the knowledge and the confidence to make changes in your own organisation. Delegates will also be provided with additional time on the course to discuss the implications of Brexit.

This year Dossier Preparation For Biocides is co-located with the Crop Innovations and Regulations conference at the Crowne Plaza Fira Center. As an attendee of this course, you will receive access to the conference exhibit areas and evening receptions offering you the opportunity to network with your peers in the industry.

What will you learn?

Biocidal Products Regulation
Biocidal Products Regulation

Gain an understanding of the BPR and its implications for the biocide industry

Regulatory Requirements
Regulatory Requirements

Understand what the practical requirements are for developing a dossier and formulate regulatory strategies that achieve first-class regulatory performance and compliance

Ecotoxicology and Toxicology Requirements
Ecotoxicology and Toxicology Requirements

Gain a basic understanding of efficacy, environmental fate, ecotoxicology and toxicology requirements of the BPR and how these interact

Biocidal Product
Biocidal Product

Recognition of how a strong understanding of the use of a biocidal product is critical in being able to develop a meaningful dossier

Practical Studies
Practical Studies

Take away practical advice on how to produce and compile a dossier

Who is this course for?

This course will be vital for you if you are involved with biocides either as:

  • Active substance manufacturers, with obligations to submit dossiers or manage dossiers through the evaluation process
  • Biocidal product formulators who will need to apply for product authorisations
  • Regulators who want to gain a greater understanding of the use of biocides
  • Academics with interests in the field of biocides, risk assessments and product approvals

CPD Certified

Engaging in Continuing Professional Development ensures that both academic and practical qualifications do not become out-dated or obsolete; allowing individuals to continually ‘up skill’ or ‘re-skill’ themselves, regardless of occupation, age or educational level. This course has been assessed and is CPD certified.