Mandatory training for all laboratory persons handling hazardous chemicals.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: UBC Vancouver Campus Only
Due to scheduled renovations of our teaching laboratory, NO chemical safety practical sessions will be offered as of February 2019. Sessions are anticipated to resume March 2019. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Chemical Safety Training
Which chemical safety course do I need?
|If you are…||Then take||It includes|
|Faculty, staff, visiting researcher or student working independently where chemical are used, and who has not taken the course before||Chemical Safety Course
|7 online modules ending in quizzes, online final exam and 1 practical session|
|Faculty, staff, visiting researcher or student working independently where chemical are used, and who has an expired certificate||Chemical Safety Course (with Refresher option in Entry Survey)
|7 online modules ending in quizzes
1 online final exam, & Option of either a re-qualification quiz or practical session
|An undergraduate student volunteering or undertaking a project under the constant and direct supervision of a senior lab member and who will never be working independently in the lab||Introduction to Laboratory Safety||8 online modules ending in quizzes|
|Faculty, staff, visiting researcher or student shipping or receiving hazardous chemicals, fuels, lithium ion batteries, or compressed gasses (dangerous goods other than Classes 1, 6.2 or 7)||Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Ground and Air
|9 online modules ending in quizzes and 1 online final exam|