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Chemical Health & Safety Training Course Descriptions

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED.
Click on the course title to view schedule and register. For assistance call 486-3613.

IATA (International Air Transport Association)
Initial Lab Safety & Chemical Waste Management
Lab Safety and Chemical Waste Management (Retraining HuskyCT)
RCRA / DOT Training

 

IATA (International Air Transport Association)

INTENDED AUDIENCE: This course is intended for any staff working at UConn, in an area in which the individual will be responsible for the shipping and/or receiving of hazardous chemicals and/or dangerous goods. This training needs to be completed prior to assignment working in such areas.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course fulfills the requirements of receivers and shippers of hazardous materials in accordance with 49 CFR 172.704 (a) and International Air Transport Association (IATA) Dangerous Goods Regulations accordance with IATA 1.5.2 . This course is administered by an outside company. Please forward all training certificates for this course to EHS. For more information about this course, contact Shanelle Deveaux (860-486-2691)

Day Date Time Location

There are no classes scheduled. Contact EHS for availability.

 

Initial Lab Safety & Chemical Waste Management

INTENDED AUDIENCE: The course must be completed by faculty, staff, postdoctoral researchers, graduate students, visiting researchers, undergraduate students and other individuals prior to working in UConn laboratories where hazardous chemicals are used or stored.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: The course reviews the contents of the OSHA Laboratory Standard, the details of the Chemical Hygiene Plan, the physical and health hazards of chemicals in the work area and appropriate work practices, standard operating procedures and emergency procedures used to protect employees from hazards in laboratories. For more information about this course, contact Brent Lewchik (860-486-4927)

Day Date Time Location
Monday 2017-07-10 10:00 - 11:30 AM EHS 118 - 3102 Horsebarn Hill Road - Brown Modular Building

 

HuskyCT on-line training requires pre-registration - click on the class title to "Sign-On" and allow up to 2 business days for HuskyCT access. The date above signifies the last date allowed to complete training for this session. Please allow up to 2 days for your EHS history to be updated upon completion of your on-line training.

Lab Safety and Chemical Waste Management (Retraining HuskyCT)

INTENDED AUDIENCE: INTENDED AUDIENCE: The course must be completed by faculty, staff, postdoctoral researchers, graduate students, visiting researchers, undergraduate students and other individuals who have successfully completed the initial lab safety or lab safety retraining course requirement within the last year in order to continue working in UConn laboratories where hazardous chemicals are used or stored. Individuals that fail to maintain the mandatory training requirement every year must sit through the initial training again.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: The course is designed to keep employees up-to-date with changes to federal and state regulations and University policies and procedures. It details the OSHA Laboratory Standard, the Chemical Hygiene Plan, the physical and health hazards of chemicals and appropriate work practices, standard operating procedures and emergency procedures used to protect employees from hazards in laboratories. For more information about this course, contact Brent Lewchik (860-486-4927)

Day Date Time Location
Friday 2017-08-25 SUMMER 2017 SUMMER 2017

 

RCRA / DOT Training

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Day Date Time Location

There are no classes scheduled. Contact EHS for availability.