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Division of Environmental Health and Safety

Chemical Health & Safety

Unless otherwise specified, all classes take place in EHS 118 at Horsebarn Hill Road (directions and parking info). Pre-Registration REQUIRED.

Click on the course title to view schedule and register. For assistance call (860) 486-3613.

 

Initial Laboratory Safety & Chemical Waste Management

INTENDED AUDIENCE: New faculty, staff, students, visiting researchers and other individuals working in UConn laboratories where hazardous chemicals are used or stored

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course reviews the requirements of the OSHA Laboratory Standard and the University’s Chemical Hygiene Plan, the health and physical hazards of chemicals, and appropriate work practices, standard operating procedures, controls, and emergency procedures used to protect employees from hazards in laboratories. Attendance at the initial classroom training is a prerequisite for the annual retraining through HuskyCT. For more information, contact Brent Lewchik (860-486-4927)

Day Date Time Location
Tuesday10/23/20189:00 - 10:30 AMEHS Building Room 118
Wednesday10/24/20183:00 - 4:30 PMCastleman Building Room 212 (CAST)
Thursday11/08/20182:00 - 3:30 PMMCHU Room 101 - McHugh Hall 101 (formerly Laurel Hall)

 

Laboratory Safety & Chemical Waste Management Retraining (HuskyCT)

INTENDED AUDIENCE: Faculty, staff, students, visiting researchers and other individuals working in UConn laboratories where hazardous chemicals are used or stored

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course reviews the requirements of the OSHA Laboratory Standard and the University’s Chemical Hygiene Plan, the health and physical hazards of chemicals, and appropriate work practices, standard operating procedures, controls, and emergency procedures used to protect employees from hazards in laboratories. Annual retraining is offered through HuskyCT and is designed to maintain employee compliance with federal and state regulations and University policies and procedures. For more information, contact Brent Lewchik (860-486-4927)

Time Location
FALL 2018HuskyCT - online

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 business days for your EHS history to be updated upon completion of your on-line training.

 

RCRA / DOT Training

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

There are no classes scheduled. Contact EHS for availability.