In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, some of the courses may be re-scheduled or offered online instead of on-location. For more and updated information please contact the PET office at

The current schedule of all PET courses (click on the link for detailed course info and sort the table according to your preference)

coursestartendtype*locationextra info
Cell Toxicology19/04/202222/04/2022mLeidenyearly
Ecotoxicology23/01/202303/02/2023mAmsterdam/Wageningenevery 2 years
Epidemiology16/05/202220/05/2022mAmsterdamevery 2 years
Food Toxicology22/08/202226/08/2022oWageningenevery 2 years
General Toxicology01/01/2021OpenmAny place, written exam in the NetherlandsAny time, e-learning
Immunotoxicology13/06/202316/06/2023oUtrechtevery 2 years
Laboratory Animal Science22/11/202126/11/2021mUtrechtevery 2 years
Legal and Regulatory Toxicology06/12/202109/12/2021oBilthoven (RIVM)every 2 years
1 day online and 4 days on site (if COVID-19 permits)
Medical and Forensic Toxicology01/11/202109/11/2021oUtrechtyearly
Molecular Toxicology04/07/202208/07/2022mAmsterdamyearly
Mutagenesis and Carcinogenesis07/02/202211/02/2022oLeidenevery 2 years
Neurotoxicology07/04/202213/04/2022oUtrechtevery 2 years (2021 is cancelled due to COVID-19)
Occupational ToxicologyJune 2022oNijmegenevery 2 years
Organ Toxicology17/01/202221/01/2022mNijmegenyearly
Pathobiology & Toxicological Pathology04/10/202108/10/2021mUtrechtyearly
Reproductive Toxicology31/10/202204/11/2022oUtrechtevery 2 years
Risk Assessment11/10/202115/10/2021mWageningenyearly
Risk Communication08/05/202312/05/2023oUtrechtevery 2 years
Toxicogenomics06/03/202310/03/2023oMaastrichtevery 2 years
Human Exposure Assessment07/06/202111/06/2021oNijmegenevery 2 years
Provided online due to COVID-19
Current Topics in Toxicology02/12/202103/12/2021oCongress Centrum Woudschoten, Zeistevery year
* m = mandatory and o = optional course for registration as a professional expert in toxicology by the Netherlands Society of Toxicology (NVT).

Please note that this schedule is updated regularly.
Each course requires a minimum of 10 participants. In case this number is not achieved, the course will be postponed to the next edition.
For registration please read the information on Application and proceed to the PET course registration system
In the event of changes in the schedule, the PET office will notify registered participants by e-mail.
For specific inquiries you may contact the PET office.

Last updated: 2-Sep-21