The following instructor led 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 Date Time Location


Lab Safety Training for Summer Students

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
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Spring 2019

TBD The Left Bank
3160 Chestnut Street,
Suite 400
EHRS Conference Room


Introduction to Laboratory & Biological Safety at Penn

*No Admittance after 9:10am

Registration is required through Knowledge Link.

 

 

11/27/2018

 

12/19/2018

 

 

9 AM to 12 PM

 

9 AM to 12 PM

 

 

BRB II/III Auditorium

 

CRB Austrian Auditorium

New Bolton Center Training

Introduction of Laboratory & Biological Safety at Penn

TBD TBD TBD


Introduction to Physical Science Lab Safety

This is a two-part training program.  You must complete both parts to receive credit for the Introduction to Lab Safety training. Part 1 is a web based module available on Knowledge Link.  You must complete Part 1 before  you can register for Part 2 (instructor-led) 

See the Knowledge Link website to take the online module and register for the current scheduled offerings of Part 2.  Registration for Part 2 is required. 

   

Check Knowledge Link for Part 2 scheduled offerings.


Laser Safety
   12/5/2018      12:00 PM

The Left Bank
3160 Chestnut Street,
Suite 400
EHRS Conference Room

 

Contact: 
vjperez@upenn.edu

 Irradiator Security Training  The second Wednesday of every month  10:00AM

The Left Bank
3160 Chestnut Street,
Suite 400
EHRS Conference Room

 

Contact:

Mahoney, Alan amahoney@upenn.edu




Shipping Biologicals/Dry Ice for Clinical Staff

 

12/5/2018

 

9:30am to 11:30am
 

The Left Bank
3160 Chestnut Street,
Suite 400
EHRS Conference Room
1/10/2019 9:30am to 11:30am
 
The Left Bank
3160 Chestnut Street,
Suite 400
EHRS Conference Room




Shipping of Hazardous Materials and Dangerous Goods for Laboratory Staff



 
12/20/2018 9:30am to 11:30am The Left Bank
3160 Chestnut Street,
Suite 400
EHRS Conference Room
1/23/2019 9:30am to 11:30am
 
The Left Bank
3160 Chestnut Street,
Suite 400
EHRS Conference Room
11/13/2018 9:30-11:30
(all sessions)
The Left Bank
3160 Chestnut Street,
Suite 400
EHRS Conference Room