Education and Careers

The European Copper Institute supports education through a collection of educational materials on Chemistry, Physics and Biology.

There are eight online resources about copper, written by science teachers and aimed at different science subjects and different ages, as shown below.

To find out more on educational programmes at national level, scroll down the country version from the homepage (Copper Alliance in your country).

11-14 years

14-16 years

16-18 years


Copper for life

Copper in health



Extracting copper

Copper mining




Electric motors

Copper and Electricity

Copper Recycling and Sustainability