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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

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    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 
    January 16, 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Havemeyer 309
    February 20, 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Havemeyer 309
    March 20, 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Havemeyer 309
    April 17, 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Havemeyer 309
    May 15, 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Havemeyer 309
    June 19, 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Havemeyer 309


    Bloodborne Pathogen & 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.

    January 16, 2015
    11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
    Havemeyer 309
    February 20, 2015
    11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
    Havemeyer 309
    March 20, 2015
    11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
    Havemeyer 309
    April 17, 2015
    11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
    Havemeyer 309
    May 15, 2015
    11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
    Havemeyer 309
    June 19, 2015
    11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
    Havemeyer 309


    Ergonomics Workshop

    February 18, 2015
    March18, 2015
    April15, 2015
    May 20, 2015
    June 17, 2015
    July 15, 2015
    August 19, 2015
    September 16, 2015
    October 21, 2015
    November 18, 2015
    December 16, 2015


    Certificate of Fitness (COF) Holder Training

    Click this link for requirements, application, and study materials

    “ C14 class cancelled today 1-23-15 at Morningside Campus.  We apologize for any inconvenience”

    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.

    January 20, 2015
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    February 17, 2015
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    March 17, 2015
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    April 21, 2015
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    May 19, 2015
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    June 16, 2015
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    July 21, 2015
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    August 18, 2015
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    September 15, 2015
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    October 20, 2015
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    November 17, 2015
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    419 W 119th St, EH&S conf. room
    December 15, 2015
    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)

    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.

    December 2, 2014
    11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Havemeyer 328