The purpose of the SETAC Europe Education Committee is to plan and coordinate
activities of SETAC Europe as related to continuing education of the membership
and development of educational information for the general public. This
Committee works to ensure that such activities and materials are timely,
appropriate, and effective tools for communicating the principles of
environmental toxicology and chemistry.
The activities of the Committee include the co-ordination of professional
education programmes including Short Courses associated to the Annual Meeting and Summer Schools. The Education Committee is
responsible for the organisation of the short course programme including
soliciting course organisers, reviewing the course material and approving the
short course programme. The Education Committee also co-ordinates the
activities with regard to the SETAC Europe accreditation of summer schools. The Committee solicits organisers of courses and makes
recommendations to SETAC Europe council to approve or reject proposals for
SETAC summer schools. In addition, the Committee provides input to theCertification of Risk Assessors (CRA) programme in collaboration with the CRA Registration Committee.