Annual Training

  • Workshops, 1 day, linked to project meetings, in response to identified scientific, technical and transferable skills training needs. (For QTOX DCs only)


  1. An introduction to individual-based population modelling for ecotoxicological applications, 1 week. (Open to externals)
  2. Pesticide research and risk assessment, 3 days. (For QTOX DCs only)
  3. Risk assessment, 1 week (part of the PET programme of the NVT). (Open to externals)


  1. Chemical speciation and bioavailability, 1 week (part of the Wageningen WIMEK graduate school program). (Open to externals)
  2. Ecotoxicology, 2 weeks (part of the postgraduate Education in Toxicology (PET) programme, run under the auspices of the Netherlands Society of Toxicology (NVT)). (Open to externals)
  3. Dynamic modelling of toxic effects, 2 weeks. Open participation. (Open to externals)
  4. Laboratory course on principles and applications of in-vitro bioassays, 1 week(For QTOX DCs only)


  1. Mid-way conference, 3 days. (For all QTOX participants, plus selected external invitees, e.g. guest speakers from range of sectors).
  2. DC conference, organised by the DCs, for exchange of ideas, 2 days. (For QTOX DCs plus selected external invitees, e.g. 2 keynote speakers, chosen by the DCs).


  • Final open conference for all QTOX participants, external scientists, and stakeholders from industry, policy makers, and regulators, 3 days. (D2.8)