Authorisation of biocidal products under the BPR

An instructor-led online course | 14-22 May 2024

Learn the requirements of EU’s Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR), including transitional rules, and discover what it takes to successfully submit a complete application.

Course details


This online course is divided into three 2-hour sessions hosted from 10:00-12:00 CET (UTC +01:00).

14 May 2024 (Tuesday)
Module 1 | Requirements for market authorisation   
Requirements and timelines for obtaining a market authorisation on the European market; review of different application procedures for approval (national authorisation, mutual recognition, simplified authorisation, and approval of same biocidal products); data and documentation requirements and how to structure the application process.
Home assignment for module 2: Making a national application (NA-APP)

17 May 2024 (Friday)
Module 2 | Product families and endocrine disruptors

Feedback on home assignment.
The biocidal product family concept and the idea of meta-levels and uses allowed together.
Home assignment for module 3: Filling out an Excel spreadsheet of a family application

22 May 2024 (Wednesday)
Module 3 | IT Tools and documentation

Feedback on home assignment.
Instructions on how to use the R4BP 3 (Register for Biocidal Products), IUCLID 6 and SPC Editor programmes; wrap-up with an overview of the status of biocide legislation at national and EU level.


Michael Fink, Vice President and Senior Regulatory Expert at DHI, is a leading expert in biocides with a thorough knowledge of national and EU legislation on biocides.

Michael Fink works as a strategic adviser to industrial clients on approval of biocidal products and biocidal active substances.

Michael Fink’s experience includes toxicological risk assessments, human exposure scenarios and evaluation of the efficacy of biocide dossiers.

MSc (Biology), Copenhagen University

Pricing tiers

Early-bird Registration*

870 excl. VAT
  • Links to pertinent regulations and guidelines
  • Handouts of course presentations
  • Training certificate

Regular Registration

950 excl. VAT
  • Links to pertinent regulations and guidelines
  • Handouts of course presentations
  • Training certificate

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5 online sessions: 03, 10, 17, 24 and 31 October 2019. Choose your preferred time below – morning or afternoon.

Price: € 600 excl. vat.

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Space is limited to the first 14 registrants.