Biosafety Training

Mandatory for all persons working with Risk Group 1-3 biohazards

IMPORTANT NOTICE: UBC Vancouver Campus Only
Due to scheduled renovations of our teaching laboratory, NO biosafety practical sessions will be offered as of February 2019. Sessions are anticipated to resume March 2019. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Biosafety Training

Which Biosafety Course do I need?

If you are… Then take It includes
Faculty who has or is applying for a Biosafety Permit Biosafety for Permit Holders
UBC Principal Investigators Only
1 online module and exam
Staff, visiting research or student working under a Biosafety Permit who has not taken the course before and with access to or handling of risk group 1-3 biological materials Biological Safety Course
Non-UBC $250
9 online modules ending in quizzes
1 practical session with a quiz
Staff, visiting research or student working under a Biosafety Permit who has an expired certificate Biological Safety Course (with Refresher Option in Entry Survey)
Non-UBC $250
9 online modules ending in quizzes
1 assignment submitted online
Faculty, staff, visiting researcher or student shipping biological substances who has never taken TDG training Transport of Dangerous Goods Class 6.2 Full Course
UBC $200
Non-UBC $300
6 hour session
Faculty, staff, visiting researcher or student shipping biological substances who needs to renew an expired TDG 6.2  certificate Transport of Dangerous Goods Class 6.2 Refresher Course
UBC $125
Non-UBC $185
4 hour session

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