Laboratory Safety Training

Laboratory Safety Training
Tuesday, February 23, 2016,
9:00 am to 11:00 am
Tuesday, March 8, 2016,
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Wednesday, May 4, 2016,
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Tuesday, May 10, 2016,
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Thursday, June 16, 2016,
8:00 am to 10:00 am
Friday, July 1, 2016,
9:00 am to 11:00 am
Monday, July 11, 2016,
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Wednesday, August 31, 2016,
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
047 Biological Sciences II
Current Students

Description: Laboratory Safety Training provides an overview of laboratory safety requirements including the recognition and mitigation of laboratory hazards; the use of engineering controls, administrative controls and personal protective equipment; working safely with chemicals, the use of MSDSs, procedures for disposing of hazardous waste, and fire safety precautions for the laboratory including:

  • General Laboratory Safety
  • Hazard Communicaiton/GHS
  • Radiation Safety Awarenss
  • Biological Safety

Audience: The training is required for all personnel who work in a lab with hazardous chemicals.

Topics include:

  • emergency procedures
  • OSHA Lab Safety Standard
  • health and physical hazards
  • routes of exposure
  • signs and symptoms of exposure
  • recognition and mitigation of laboratory hazards
  • use of engineering controls
  • use of administrative controls, including Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) housekeeping, and
  • audits

Training Method:  Click here for Classroom Registation or Click here for Online options


For information, contact
Marjorie Markopoulos
Biological and Chemical Safety Officer