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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

No sessions scheduled. 

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EHRS

 

  


INTRODUCTION TO LABORATORY & BIOLOGICAL SAFETY AT PENN


 

12/20/2016

 

 

 

NO ENTRY PERMITTED AFTER 9:10 AM

 

 

 

 

 

 

BRB II/III Auditorium



 

 

NEW BOLTON CENTER TRAINING

SHIPPING TRAINING FOR BIOLOGICALS AND DRY ICE

 

INTRODUCTION TO LABORATORY & BIOLOGICAL SAFETY AT NEW BOLTON CENTER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact EHRS

For Information

215-898-4453

 

 

 

 

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

Tuesday December 6th, 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  


 

12/8/2016

 

01/18/2017

 

02/09/2017

 9:30 AM -11:00AM

(all sessions)

 

The Left Bank

3160 Chestnut Street Suite 400

 

EHRS Conference Room

GENERAL SHIPPING TRAINING

 

12/14/2016 

 

9:30 am - 11:30 am

(all sessions)

 

 

 

The Left Bank

3160 Chestnut Street Suite 400

EHRS Conference Room

 

 

 

01/26/2017

 02/23/2017

 

 

 

 

 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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