The IFBA is pleased to collaborate with the Spanish Biosafety Association (AEBioS) in the delivery of the IFBA’s Professional Certifications during their upcoming Biosafety Congress to be held in Salamanca, Spain. The exam session will be held from 12:00 – 2:00 pm on October 3rd at the Salamanca University. Please visit for further details about the event.

In addition to offering the Professional Certification in Biorisk Management in the English or Spanish language, we will also be offering the IFBA Professional Certifications in Biosecurity, Biocontainment Facilities, Biosafety Cabinets and Biological Waste Management. Only those individuals who have successfully completed the pre-requisite Biorisk Management certification are eligible for these new certifications (please note that these additional certifications are not yet available in the Spanish language). For information on the exam content, study materials and sample questions, click here.

All applications must be processed through the on-line Certifior system at These instructions will guide individuals through the application process. For further details and enquiries on this session please contact the IFBA Secretariat by email at