Capacity Building
Customs Laboratory Training

Assisting qualified analytical chemists from Member States in acquiring further experience and practical knowledge in the analysis of chemicals related to the Chemical Weapons Convention.

This course gives participants sound working knowledge of the principles, procedures, and applications of gas chromatography‑mass spectrometry (GC-MS), portable GC-MS, fourier transform infrared (FTIR) spectroscopy, portable FTIR and raman spectroscopy for the analysis of chemicals related to the CWC.

The course also provides practical knowledge on chemical software of AMDIS and OCAD for identification of chemical under the Convention.