Lab Safety Training

Some of the common training courses taken by laboratory personnel at the University are listed below.

For information on other training courses, please view available and upcoming courses at My EHS Training.

EHS 101 WHMIS & Lab Safety

This course is mandatory for all laboratory personnel. Laboratory WHMIS is a legal requirement for all employees and graduate students who work in a lab with or near any chemicals.

EHS 601 Biosafety

This course is mandatory for all persons working with any biological agents. Examples of biological agents include bacteria, viruses, fungi, recombinant DNA & RNA, human blood or tissues, and viral vectors.

EHS 731 Laser Safety

This course is mandatory for all persons working with open beam class 3B and class 4 lasers.