Gain an understanding of the fundamentals of toxicology

This one-day introductory training course presented by expert toxicology trainer Laura Robinson will cover toxicological terms and concepts – an increasingly valuable knowledge asset to have in working in the global regulatory compliance scene.

Exercises will be set throughout the day so you can put your new-found knowledge into practice.

Topics to be discussed include:

  • Risk, hazard and exposure;
  • The dose-response concept;
  • Acute and chronic toxicity;
  • Local effects (irritation and corrosion);
  • Systemic effects (target organ effects, carcinogenicity, mutagenicity, reproductive toxicity, and developmental effects);
  • Chemical allergy (allergic contact dermatitis and respiratory sensitisers);
  • Toxicokinetics;
  • Human health risk assessment; and,
  • Assessment of toxicological effects.

Who should attend?

  • Regulatory affairs (chemical registration work)
  • Authors and recipients of Safety Data Sheets (SDSs)
  • Anyone involved in classification and labelling in accordance with EU CLP/GHS
  • Regulatory authorities
  • HSE professionals
  • Product safety professionals
  • Medicine or forensics professionals
  • Occupational health
  • Toxicologists and ecotoxicologists
  • Laboratory staff
  • R&D staff with a limited chemistry background
  • Business managers involved in consortium meetings
  • Sales and marketing teams
  • Lawyers
  • Students

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