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Danish biosecurity course

Centre for Biosecurity and Biopreparedness is responsible for training biosecurity officers that work in companies that apply for a license to possess dual-use material. The training is mandatory for the candidates and participation is free of charge.

Please note: This course is in Danish. Participants are required to be proficient in Danish to attend the course.

Target group

  • Future biosecurity officers

Course objective

The course objective is to train biosecurity officers so they can perform their duties in a secure and responsible way.

Course content

The following elements are a part of the course:

  • Introduction to biosecurity and CBB
  • Biological weapons
  • International and Danish biosecurity legislation
  • Subjects under control
  • Biosecurity in practice – responsibility and duties
  • Biosecurity in practice – communication with CBB
  • Biopreparedness


The course is held at Centre for Biosecurity and Biopreparedness at Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, 2300 Copenhagen S.

The course lasts one day, and attendance is compulsory for the entire course.

Registration for the course takes place via CBB's course portal: 

On the course portal there is an overview of upcoming course dates.