Laboratory Safety

Lab Safety Training

What Training Do I Need?

The Training Matrix lists required training courses for the use of specific hazardous materials within laboratories. Additional contact information for University departments that provide the training courses is also available. These departments should be contacted to ensure compliance with all applicable requirements.

How Do I Sign Up?

Trainings are offered as a classroom-based course or as an online course. Please scroll down to view classroom training schedule.

To take an online training you must have a USF NetID. Click on any of the links below under online trainings to self enroll. Be sure to read descriptions before signing up.

If you do not have a USF NetID please click here.

If you still need help signing up contact a Lab Safety Specialist.

Online Trainings

Please note: Adobe Flash player must be on your computer to view these trainings

If you would like a special training conducted in person for your group please make a special request by email to a Lab Safety Specialist.

Laboratory and Research Safety

Hazardous Waste Refresher

Biomedical Waste Refresher

Lab Safety Officer

Laboratory and Research Safety: Comparative Medicine

Safety & Compliance in the Arts

Academic Shop Safety

Universal Pharmaceutical Waste

Department of Transportation Regulated Medical Waste

To self enroll into a classroom training you must have a GEMS profile. Here is a user guide to help.

If you still need help signing up contact a Lab Safety Specialist.

Set Classroom Training Schedule for 2017

Date Time Location Class
January 11 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room Laboratory & Research Safety
January 27 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Lab Safety Officer
February 15 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Laboratory & Research Safety
March 22 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Laboratory & Research Safety
April 11 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Laboratory & Research Safety
May 10 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Laboratory & Research Safety
June 7 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Laboratory & Research Safety
July 11 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Laboratory & Research Safety
August 23 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Laboratory & Research Safety
September 12 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Laboratory & Research Safety
September 22 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Laboratory Safety Officer
October 11 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Laboratory & Research Safety
November 14 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Laboratory & Research Safety
December 6 10:00AM-11:30AM PTB Training Room  Laboratory & Research Safety

 

Need Help?

Follow the links for more information to the right for contact information.

Safety Guides

Whether you're interested in general lab safety, are a teaching assistant, or have an interest in the arts we have the safety guide for your use.