To be awarded the certificate, students will need to have completed successfully the training process, the assignments and the final examination.

The Certificate will be issued by the Laboratory of Hygiene (Environmental Microbiology Unit), Department of Medicine, University of Patras, the Laboratory of Hygiene, Medical School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, the Department of Marine Sciences of the University of the Aegean, and the Medical Laboratory Department of TEI Athens. Depending on the specialization chosen by the participant, the certificate will be issued as follows:

A) Certificate in Drinking Water Microbiology

B) Certificate in Swimming and recreational Waters

C) Certificate in Water Microbiology