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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Introduction to Laboratory and Biological Safety will change on June 19 and become a two-part training program.

Lab workers must complete both parts to receive credit for the Introduction to Lab Safety training. Part 1 is a web-based module that will be available on Knowledge Link on June 19.

Lab workers must complete Part 1 before they can register for the instructor led Part 2. 

See the Knowledge Link website (starting June 19) to take the online module and register for Part 2 of the training.  Registration for Part 2 is required and takes place in Knowledge Link. No admittance to Part 2 without prior registration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Due to the announced limits on University operations and gatherings, currently scheduled EHRS instructor- led training is suspended.   People scheduled for instructor-led Part 2 lab safety training are asked to check the EHRS website regularly for updates on training status and options https://ehrs.upenn.edu/training/training-dates.  Questions can be directed to TRAININGHELP@LISTS.UPENN.EDU

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

          

 

 

New Bolton Center Training

Introduction of Laboratory & Biological Safety at Penn

  9:00AM-12:00PM Alumni Hall


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. 

 

Due to the announced limits on University operations and gatherings, currently scheduled EHRS instructor- led training is suspended.   People scheduled for instructor-led Part 2 lab safety training are asked to check the EHRS website regularly for updates on training status and options https://ehrs.upenn.edu/training/training-dates.  Questions can be directed to TRAININGHELP@LISTS.UPENN.EDU

Check Knowledge Link for Part 2 scheduled offerings.


Laser Safety Training
 

  Due to the announced limits on University operations and gatherings, EHRS instructor- led training is suspended.   Laser Safety training will be provided on an as-needed basis. Please contact the EHRS Laser Safety Officer, Valerie Perez, directly to schedule training: vjperez@ehrs.upenn.edu.

 

 

 

 

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

 

Contact: 
vjperez@upenn.edu

 Irradiator Security Training  The second Wednesday of every month  

Due to the suspension of non-essential University operations, monthly irradiator security training is suspended. Please check the EHRS website regularly for updates on training options https://ehrs.upenn.edu/training/training-dates.  Questions can be directed to TRAININGHELP@LISTS.UPENN.EDU

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

 

Contact:

Mahoney, Alan amahoney@upenn.edu

SHIPPING TRAINING

 

03/26/20

 

 

 

04/14/20

04/29/20

Due to the announced limits on University operations and gatherings, the EHRS scheduled instructor- led shipping training in March is cancelled.  Please check the EHRS website regularly for updates on training status and options https://ehrs.upenn.edu/training/training-dates.  Questions can be directed to TRAININGHELP@LISTS.UPENN.EDU

9:30am to 11:30am

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