Carcinogenesis and Mutagenesis

Web Training – bookable at any time

Duration: approx. 1.5 work days
(04:53 hrs video training + online exam)

Course fee: 900 EUR + VAT



The target of this course is to contribute to the qualification of the safety assessor for the part of “carcinogenesis and mutagenesis”.

The course provides an overview on the general principles of carcinogenesis and mutagenesis, on the available test systems for the detection of genotoxic and mutagenic activity of chemicals, as well as on testing strategies to evaluate the genotoxic/mutagenic potential of chemicals.


No Title Speaker
1 Welcome – Basic Considerations Dr. Fautz
2 Introduction – General principles of mutagenesis and carcinogenesis Prof. Dr. Hartwig
3 Test systems for the detection of genotoxic/mutagenic activity of chemicals Dr. Fautz
4 Testing strategies to evaluate the genotoxic/mutagenic potential of chemicals Dr. Fautz

Duration: 04:53 hrs video training



Watch a preview video on the DGK/IKW web trainings for safety assessors

Practical Information

Upon receipt of the payment, the subscriber will be notified that he/she may start the training. After having started the web training for the first time, the user will be able to access the course videos at any time for a period of 10 days. PDF-files of the presentations are made available for download. After completion of the web training, the participant can start the online exam within another 4 weeks. The exam must be completed within 1 hour after activation and can be repeated once.


Web Training: Carcinogenesis and Mutagenesis

(bookable at any time)

Course fee: 900 EUR + VAT


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