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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

 Friday, 8/22/2014

 

*9 am - 12 pm

 

 



BRB II/III Auditorium

 

 

 

INTRODUCTION TO LAB SAFETY FOR

High School Students & Undergraduates

 

Please register at:

Student Registration

 

   Thursday   7/16/14 (PM) 

AM

(9:30-11)

 

PM

(1:30-3)

The Left Bank

3160 Chestnut Street Suite 400

 

EHRS Conference Room

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

Friday AUgust 8, 2014

11 AM-12 PM

The Left Bank

3160 Chestnut Street Suite 400

 

 

EHRS Conference Room


SHIPPING TRAINING

for those that ship clinical specimens only.

July 24, 2014

Sept. 25, 2014

9:30 am - 10:30 am

 

The Left Bank

3160 Chestnut Street Suite 400

 

EHRS Conference Room

GENERAL SHIPPING TRAINING  

August 28, 2014


9:30 am - 11:45 am

 

The Left Bank

3160 Chestnut Street Suite 400

 

EHRS Conference Room

 

 September 11, 2014

 


    * 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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