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CRD - Live Online Workshop: Efficacy Requirements and Assessment under Plant Protection Products regimes in GB and NI

Live Online

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This workshop will be delivered over 3 morning sessions and will provide an overview of the efficacy data requirements for pesticide active substances and plant protection products as specified by the Regulations in force GB and NI. Particular emphasis will be provided on generating and utilising regional data packages in supporting both GB & NI authorisations; and assessment and presentation within a draft Registration Report (dRR).

The training will be delivered by HSE regulatory specialists and will help attendees improve the quality of their submissions and understand how these will be reviewed by the regulator.


The course will cover:

  • Active substance requirements and relevant guidance
  • Plant protection product data requirements, and key aspects for each product type (insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, biopesticides and plant growth regulators)
  • Principles of data assessment and presentation in dRR, and the underlying associated BAD
  • Effective use of the dRR in summarising data and supporting product authorisations
  • GB and NI labelling


Download the programme for the day here.

Who should attend?

This workshop is suitable for attendees with a range of efficacy related responsibilities.  This includes generation of efficacy trials data, product registration managers, writers of Biological Assessment Dossier (BAD) and dRR, or more general regulatory backgrounds seeking an overview of efficacy.   The content is focussed on efficacy related aspects of plant protection product Regulations in GB and NI and is suitable for people with differing levels of experience. For the writers of BAD and dRR, this workshop also provides relevant background as a comprehensive introduction and/or refresher (depending on experience) to the CRD companion efficacy workshop 'The presentation and interpretation of Efficacy trials data in Biological Assessment Dossiers to support authorisations under EC 1107/2009'


Live online course information

All you will need is an internet-connected computer, laptop or tablet, plus a webcam and microphone. We do not recommend using a smartphone. Before you book, please check that you meet the Zoom System Requirements and run a diagnostic test to ensure the software is compatible with your firewall settings. If this does not work, try adjusting your settings or contact your IT department about permitting the website.


£670 (plus VAT) per person.

Please note that all courses must be paid for via credit card at the time of booking.

Some of our training courses can also be delivered in-company, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Telephone: +44 (0)203 028 3704

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