Laboratory Safety Training

To request training accommodations, please contact EHSS at 315.443.4132 or ehss@syr.edu.

All laboratory personnel must complete Hazard Communication Training and Initial Lab Safety Training prior to beginning any work in a research laboratory.

Launch Hazard Communication Training (online)

Register for Initial Laboratory Safety Training (classroom)

Additional laboratory safety training may be required or recommended if your research involves the use of equipment and/or materials in a category(s) below (Please click on the category(s) to review the training requirements):

Lab Safety Training

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CourseRequiredAvailable
Biosafety TrainingOnceClassroom (register)
Biosafety Refresher TrainingAnnualOnline
Biohazardous Spill Cleanup (video)RecommendedOnline
NIH Biological Safety Cabinet (video)RecommendedOnline
CDC Donning and Doffing PPE (video)RecommendedOnline
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CourseRequiredAvailable
Fume Hood Operation TrainingOnceOnline
Emergency Wash Equipment (video)RecommendedOnline
Fume Hood Safety (video)RecommendedOnline
Laboratory Departure (video)RecommendedOnline
Laboratory Safety Rules (video)RecommendedOnline
Hazardous Waste Labeling (video)RecommendedOnline
Satellite Accumulation Area Refresher TrainingRecommendedOnline
CourseRequiredAvailable
Acutely Toxic Chemicals (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Carcinogens (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Compressed Gas (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Corrosives (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Ethidium Bromide (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Explosives (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Flammable Liquids (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Hydrofluoric Acid (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Irritants (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Oxidizers (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Peroxide-Forming Chemicals (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Pyrophoric Materials (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Reproductive Toxins (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Toxic Gas (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Water Reactive (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
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CourseRequiredAvailable
DOE Laser Safety TrainingOnceOnline
Class 3B and 4 Lasers (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
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CourseRequiredAvailable
Multi-Sensor Core Logger User TrainingOnceClassroom (register)
Radiation Equipment TrainingOnceClassroom (register)
Radioactive Materials TrainingOnceClassroom (register)
Radioactive Sealed Source TrainingOnceClassroom (register)
Radiation Safety Awareness TrainingOnceOnline
Multi-Sensor Core Logger User Training - RefresherAnnualOnline
Radiation Equipment Training - RefresherAnnualOnline
Radioactive Materials Training - RefresherAnnualOnline
Radioactive Sealed Source Training - RefresherAnnualOnline
CourseRequiredAvailable
Cryogenic Liquids (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Electrical Hazards (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Magnetic Fields (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Loud Noises (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline
Ultraviolet Radiation (Guidance Document Review)OnceOnline

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