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GreenScreen for Safer Chemicals Advanced Topics Course

GreenScreen Advanced Topics Course is ideal for technical professionals who want to elevate their expertise in choosing safer chemicals by gaining in-depth knowledge in how a GreenScreen assessment is conducted. You can either take this course as a stand-alone option or as part of the Authorized GreenScreen Practitioner Program.  

Prequisite:  Introducton to GreenScreen.

Register for the Advanced Topic course.

Purpose: Learn how to perform comprehensive, high quality GreenScreen assessments.

Learning Objectives:

  • Improve skills in assessing and classifying hazard using GreenScreen and finding solutions to common challenges.
  • Improve skills in assessing and classifying the hazards of chemicals lacking measured data for one or more hazard endpoints.
  • Improve competencies in assigning a GreenScreen Benchmark score for the following scenarios: chemicals with data gaps, chemicals with environmental transformation products, inorganic chemicals, polymeric materials, and mixtures of chemicals.
  • Increase awareness and understanding of tools and resources available to support you in performing GreenScreen assessments.

Delivery Options & Duration:

  • Live web-based: Four months
  • Eight separate 1.5 hour classes, two 1-hour sessions, homework, and a test
  • Estimated time commitment 25-40 hours, dependent on experience and desired depth of mastery

Price: $3000 USD

Schedule:  One 60-minute orientation, ten 90-minute classes, and one 60-minute closure session. 

Class

Date

Time (US PT)

Duration (hrs)

Topics

1

1-May

8:00 AM

1.0

Program Orientation

2

8-May

8:00 AM

1.5

Assessing & Classifying Hazards

Carcinogenicity, Mutagenicity

3

15-May

8:00 AM

1.5

Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental Toxicity

Endocrine Activity

4

22-May

8:00 AM

1.5

Acute Mammalian Toxicity

Systemic Toxicity-Organ Effects

Neurotoxicity

5

29-May

8:00 AM

1.5

Skin and Respiratory Sensitization

Skin and Eye Irritation

6

5-Jun

8:00 AM

1.5

Acute and Chronic Aquatic Toxicity

Persistence and Bioaccumulation

7

12-Jun

8:00 AM

1.5

Reactivity and Flammability

Estimation: Analogs and Models

8

19-Jun

8:00 AM

1.5

Benchmarking with Data Gaps

Environmental Transformation Products

9

26-Jun

8:00 AM

1.5

Hazard Assessment: Inorganics & Polymers

Benchmarking Inorganic Chemicals, Mixtures

10

10-Jul

8:00 AM

1.0

Transition and Closure

 

You can now take the Advanced Topics Course "a la carte." Choose one or more sessions that are of particular interest to you.

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