The University of Massachusetts Amherst

How to Obtain Laboratory Safety Trainings

All faculty, staff, and students, graduates and undergraduates, post-doctorates,visiting scholars, and volunteers are required to attend classroom laboratory  training and classroom fire safety training before initial assignment to a laboratory. Same applies to biological and radiation safety if individuals work with these materials.  All classroom trainings must be repeated every 5 years and on-line (OWL) refresher trainings in the intervening years. Training programs are offered regularly each semester. Click on the training schedule for further information on both classroom and OWL trainings.

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