CTU Bern

Clinical Investigators I: Basic GCP & clinical research training

This is a course split in two parts. The first part consists of self-learning and home-based exercises. You will receive a mail with all the relevant exercises and reading material about three weeks before the course day. For the second part, participants will attend the lectures and workshops. The course is designed to introduce basic concepts of patient-oriented clinical research to health care professionals involved in the recruitment of study participants. Please have a look at the course dates:

Course dates 2022

  • Tuesday, 09 + 16 August 2022
    This course will be held online on zoom
    2 half days: 8:15-12:25 (on 9 August) and 13:25-17:30 (on 16 August)
    Voluntary exam (to get 1.0 ECTS): see below
  • Tuesday, 11 October 2022
    This course will be held on site at Mittelstrasse 43, 3012 Bern
    1 full day: 8:15-17:30
    Voluntary exam (to get 1.0 ECTS): see below

Please register for the courses in 2022 with your credit card here. Registration is possible until one week before course start.

Due to the pandemic and the associated official restrictions, individual modules or parts thereof may be carried out digitally or postponed.

You can find further information about the course specification here:

Voluntary Exam

After each course a voluntary exam can be written to receive 1 ECTS. The exam is written in the week after the course. It is written online from home and the participants have one week to take the exam whenever fits best with their schedule.


Please note that for the issuance of a course certificate your personal data will be recorded in an electronic database. Your data will be treated confidentially and only used for internal purposes.