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Safety Training Schedules - Morningside

Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) offers monthly safety classroom training sessions as required for laboratory personnel. Individuals who have not yet received the initial training are asked to attend. Lab personnel requiring refresher training have the option of attending a classroom session or going on-line which includes a post-test administered by RASCAL @ https://www.rascal.columbia.edu. Please note unless indicated you do not need to sign up or register for a safety training course.

* Refresher training is available web based via RASCAL@ http://www.rascal.columbia.edu

    Laboratory Safety/Chemical Hygiene/Hazardous Waste/Laboratory Fire Safety Training

    University personnel working with chemicals must attend an initial training session and refresher* training every two years thereafter. University personnel responsible for hazardous chemical waste generation, storage and disposal may alternatively call EH&S at 854-8749 to schedule a customized training session.

    Date 
    Time
    Room 
    May 16, 2014
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Northwest Corner Building 501
    June 6, 2014
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Havemeyer 209
    June 20, 2014
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Northwest Corner Building 501
    July 3, 2014
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Northwest Corner Building 501
    July 18, 2014
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Northwest Corner Building 501
    August 1, 2014
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Northwest Corner Building 501
    August 15, 2014
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Northwest Corner Building 501


    Biosafety Training

    Laboratory staff working with microorganisms (including recombinant DNA work) and any unfixed human or animal tissue must attend an initial training session and annual refresher* training thereafter.

    May 16, 2014
    11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
    Northwest Corner Building 501


    Ergonomics Workshop

    April 23, 2014
    May 21, 2014
    June 25, 2014
    July 23, 2014
    August 20, 2014
    September 24, 2014
    October 22, 2014
    November 19, 2014
    December 17, 2014


    Certificate of Fitness (COF) Holder Training

    No C-14 Class Scheduled for April 25, 2014

    Click this link for requirements, application, and study materials

    Every Friday
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Havemeyer 320


    Radiation Safety Training

    Laboratory staff working with radioactive materials or x-ray producing machine must attend an initial training session. Annual refresher* training will be offered.

    May 20, 2014
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    June 17, 2014
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    July 15, 2014
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    August 19, 2014
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    September 16, 2014
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    October 21, 2014
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    Novemver 18, 2014
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    December 23, 2014
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room


    Formaldehyde Safe Use Training

    Laboratory staff working with formaldehyde must attend an initial training session  Annual refresher training is required and can be attended at Rascal (www.rascal.columbia.edu)

    May 6, 2014
    11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Havemeyer 328
    July 1, 2014
    11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Havemeyer 328
    September 2, 2014
    11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Havemeyer 328
    December 2, 2014
    11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Havemeyer 328


    Laser Safety Training

    Laboratory staff working with laser must attend an initial training session. Annual refresher* training will be offered.

    May 6, 2014
    11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Havemeyer 328
    July 1, 2014
    11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Havemeyer 328
    September 2, 2014
    11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Havemeyer 328
    December 2, 2014
    11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Havemeyer 328