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TRAINING DATES


The following training programs are required by the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (PADEP) 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

LAB SAFETY TRAINING FOR SUMMER STUDENTS

5/29/2018 (Tues)

6/4/2018 (Mon)

6/11/2018 (Mon)

6/18/2018 (Mon)

6/25/2018 (Mon)

7/02/2018 (Mon)

7/09/2018 (Mon)

7/16/2018 (Mon)

7/23/2018 (Mon)

9:30 am

1 pm

1 pm

9:30 am

1 pm

1 pm

9:30 am

9:30 am

1 pm


REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Complete this form

 

 

The Left Bank

3160 Chestnut Street Suite 400

EHRS Conference Room

INTRODUCTION TO LABORATORY & BIOLOGICAL SAFETY AT PENN

 

 

 

 

 

06/21/2018

 

07/20/2018

 


 


 

9:00 AM-12:00 PM

No admittance after 9:10 

 

 

 

BRB II/III AUDITORIUM 

NEW BOLTON CENTER TRAINING

 

INTRODUCTION TO LABORATORY & BIOLOGICAL SAFETY AT NEW BOLTON CENTER

 

 

INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL SCIENCE LAB SAFETY

This is a two-part program.  You must complete both parts to receive credit for Introduction to Lab Safety training.

 Part 1 is an online course available on the Knowledgelink website.  You must complete Part 1 before you can register for Part 2 (instructor-led). 

Introduction to Physical Science Lab Safety Part 2 is offered monthly.

See the KnowledgeLink website for current scheduled offerings.

Pre-registration in KnowledgeLink is required.

LASER SAFETY

June 5, 2018

12pm-1pm

 The Left Bank

3160 Chestnut Street, Suite 400

EHRS Conference Room

Contact: vjperez@ehrs.upenn.edu

 

SHIPPING TRAINING

For those that only ship CLINICAL SPECIMENS  

 

 

 

 06/13/2018

 

07/12/2018

 

9:30 AM -11:00AM

(all sessions)

The Left Bank

3160 Chestnut Street Suite 400

 

EHRS Conference Room

GENERAL SHIPPING TRAINING

 

 06/19/2018

 

9:30 am - 11:30 am

(all sessions)

 

 

 


07/17/2018

 

 

 

 PRE-REGISTRATION 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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