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GUTS course

Since the release of the first version of openGUTS, we have had the intention to provide a regular, commercial course on using GUTS in risk assessment of plant protection products. This course should apply the openGUTS standalone software, and the Matlab version as well, if there is a specific interest. So far, however, our intentions have been thwarted by various issues (a.o., job changes and the corona crisis), and, we must admit, interest in such a course has not been overwhelming. Therefore, at the moment, these ideas are on hold. We have been contemplating various formats, such as an open course on a teaching location (in the Netherlands), non-open courses on-site (e.g., at a regular authorities or companies premises), or an on-line interactive course.

Realistically, our possibilities to provide complete courses is currently limited. However, we do love to hear about your course wishes! Please contact Tjalling Jager (DEBtox Research) by email, and tell us what you would like to see in terms of GUTS courses. Given sufficient interest, we'll pick this up again, and keep you posted if we have more concrete plans.

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