Practice-oriented courses at Eawag (PEAK)

The practice-oriented Eawag courses (PEAK) are designed for specialists from engineering or environmental consultancies, industry, administration, and non-governmental organisations. They provide up-to-date knowledge and promote exchanges among participants and between science and practice.


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Programme PEAK

9.00 am
Eawag Dübendorf

PEAK-Basiskurs B33/24

9.00 am
Eawag Dübendorf

PEAK-Anwendungskurs A50/24

25. - 26.06.​2024,
9.00 am

Die «NettoNull-Kläranlage»

9.00 am
Eawag Dübendorf

PEAK-Basiskurs B34/24

9.00 am
Eawag Dübendorf

PEAK-Vertiefungskurs V52/24

Programme Swiss Centre of Applied Ecotoxicology

The courses offered by the Schweizerischen Zentrums für angewandte Ökotoxikologie operated by Eawag and EPF Lausanne, share expert knowledge and teach professional competencies.

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MOOCs Online

MOOC series - Sanitation, Water and Solid Waste for Development.
Free and continuously running online courses of the Department Sandec and EPFL.

General information

  • Foundation-level courses PEAK B teach the basics and provide an up-to-date overview of a specific topic.
  • Consolidation-level courses PEAK V are aimed at experts and provide an overall view of the topic using concrete examples and case studies.
  • Practical application courses PEAK A teach the participants practical methods of determining and evaluating environmental indicators.

The courses are generally one to two days long and include lectures, practical exercises or group work. Each course is a stand-alone unit that can be taken irrespective of other courses. Written notes are provided for all courses. The fees include VAT and course material. An invitation including the registration form is sent along to potential participants and published online three months before the start of a course. Most of the courses take place at the Eawag premises in Dübendorf or Kastanienbaum, and are sometimes offered in hybrid form or online.

Cover picture: Eawag course instructor Christine Weber in conversation with participants of the PEAK course "Impact monitoring of revitalisation - riparian vegetation". (Photo: Eawag, Dominic Bruegger/Bruam GmbH)

News on PEAK topics

November 9, 2023

November 9, 2023Over the next 20 years, Austria and Switzerland will be investing more than CHF 1.4 billion in flood protection and ecological enhancement measures on the Alpine Rhine. As well as protecting the Rhine valley against flooding, the aim is to promote careful management of groundwater resources. With a new method, scientists from Eawag and the University of Neuchâtel are providing support for International Rhine Regulation planners.

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