CHAPTER 9

BIOLOGICAL SAFETY

15.0 LABORATORY TRAINING SAFETY PROGRAM

 

15.0  Laboratory Training Safety Program


15.0       Laboratory Training Safety Program

Training programs for Biosafety Level 2

Principal investigator may request their staff to be evaluated and/or trained in basic biosafety for work with BSL2 agents and material.

 

Training for Biosafety Level 3

All employees requesting access to the BSL3 facilities on campus will be required to go through a basic training program with EHS. The program will evaluate their level of expertise in biological safety techniques as well as give them basic BSL3 work technique.

See flow chart for details of the training program.

 

Training for Animal Biosafety Level 1-2-3

At this time, training for animal work is a voluntary program; the program will cover basic animal handling as well as safety aspect of working with animals.

 

Training for Biosafety level 4

All employees requesting access to the BSL4 facility need to go through facility training and laboratory training before access can be granted.