Laboratory Safety Training

Laboratory Safety Training
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Dayton Campus
047 Biological Sciences II
Audience: 
Current Students
Faculty
Staff

Laboratory Safety Training provides an overview of safety requirements for laboratory workers.  The course covers all materials required for:

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

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),
  • waste management,
  • housekeeping, and
  • audits
For information, contact
Marjorie Markopoulos
Biological and Chemical Safety Officer