The goal of this course is to establish a program that addresses specific laboratory hazards. This training highlights the principles of laboratory safety and provides a thorough review of the written chemical hygiene plan.
At the completion of this training session, the participants will be acquainted with the following information:
- Safe work practices in laboratories
- Safety inspections
- Health and hygiene
- Fume hoods
- Unattended operations
- Working alone
- Accident reporting
- Emergency procedures
- Protective Equipment general principles
- Fire extinguishers
- Eyewash and safety showers
- Safe Work Practices with flammable materials, corrosive materials and compressed gasses.
At the conclusion of the class, each participant will take a written examination and complete a course evaluation.