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TRAINING DATES


The following training programs are required by the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (DEP) for all employees who work with hazardous substances including: chemicals, lasers, human blood, blood products, fluids, human tissue or ship dangerous goods,  All training courses are presented by the staff of the Office of Environmental Health and Radiation Safety (EHRS). Attendance is required at one or more sessions, depending upon the employee's potential exposures. Complete Penn Profiler to determine which training courses you are required to take.  Course pre-registration is strongly encouraged.  This will allow EHRS to provide you with training certificates at the end of the training program.


 
Training Name Date Time Location
INTRODUCTION TO LABORATORY & BIOLOGICAL SAFETY AT PENN

Wednesday, 12/03/2014

 

*9 am - 12 pm

 

 



BRB II/III Auditorium

 

 

INTRODUCTION TO LABORATORY & BIOLOGICAL SAFETY AT NEW BOLTON CENTER

contact EHRS

 

 

INTRODUCTION TO LABORATORY

SAFETY for PHYSICAL SCIENCE

 faculty, staff & students

 

Sessions offered monthly.

See the KnowledgeLink website for current scheduled offering.

Pre-registration in KnowledgeLink is required.

 

 

LASER SAFETY

 

November 5, 2014

12pm-1pm

EHRS Conference Room

The Left Bank

3160 Chestnut Street

Suite 400

 


SHIPPING TRAINING

For those that ship clinical specimens only


12/2/2014

 

01/08/2015

9:30 AM -11:00AM 

 

The Left Bank

3160 Chestnut Street Suite 400

 

EHRS Conference Room

GENERAL SHIPPING TRAINING 11/13/2014 

 


9:30 am - 11:45 am

 

The Left Bank

3160 Chestnut Street Suite 400

 

EHRS Conference Room

 

12/11/2014

1/22/2015


    * Sign-in begins at 9:00am. Class begins at 9:15am.       

    ** Sign-in begins at 1:00pm. Class begins at 1:15 pm        

    *** Sign-in begins at 3:00pm. Class begins at 3:05 pm      

 Pre-register through Knowledge Link.                                  

 

The following programs are online:

Bloodborne Pathogens - Annual Update
This program is now available online. Completion of the program is required annually for all laboratory faculty and staff who work with human source material, HIV, or Hepatitis viruses and have previously attended "Introduction to Occupational Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens."

Laboratory Safety - Update
This program is now available online. It is required periodically for all laboratory faculty and staff who have previously attended "Introduction to Laboratory Safety at Penn, (Chemical Hygiene Training)."

Occupational Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens in a clinical setting
This program is now available online. It is intended for faculty and staff with direct patient contact, or those who handle clinical specimens, and administrators who routinely work in a clinical environment.

Occupational Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens in a dental setting
This program is now available online. It is intended for Dental School faculty and staff with direct patient contact, or those who handle clinical specimens, and administrators who routinely work in a dental environment.

Radiation Safety Training
All training for radiation workers is online. Training can be completed on our website. If you have any questions, please call EHRS at 898-4453


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