General and Systemic Toxicology

Web Training – bookable at any time

Duration: approx. 1.5 work days
(07:10 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 “general and systemic toxicology”.

This training course provides an introduction into the basics of toxicology including the risk assessment of cosmetic products. It covers mechanisms of toxic effects, test methods in toxicology, testing of cumulative-systemic effects, intelligent test strategies/the “Weight of Evidence” Approach, basics of toxicological risk assessment for products as well as possible intoxications with cosmetics.


No Title Speaker
1 Introduction to Toxicology Prof. Dr. Allgaier
2 Toxicological Mechanisms and Principles Prof. Dr. Allgaier
3 Systemic Toxicity Dr. Wiebel
4 Toxicological Test Methods Dr. Wiebel
5 Introduction to Toxicological Risk Assessment Dr. Rothe
6 The SCCS Notes of Guidance (1) Dr. Steiling
7 The SCCS Notes of Guidance (2) Dr. Steiling
8 Safety Assessment of Cosmetic Ingredients Dr. Bernauer
9 Acute Adverse Health Effects of Cosmetic Products Dr. Desel

Duration: 07:10 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: General and Systemic Toxicology

(bookable at any time)

Course fee: 900 EUR + VAT


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