Lab Safety Orientation / Lab Safety 101

This course is designed to prepare incoming researchers to work in a laboratory at the Institute. Topics include laboratory organization; injury prevention; fire, earthquake, chemical and radioactive materials incident management; general laboratory safety; chemical storage and the safe handling of chemicals; preparation for experiments; electrical and mechanical safety; and an overview of services provided by the EH&S Office. The video The Keys to Laboratory Safety is reviewed.

Visit our Training Calendar Tab for course dates and time.

To enroll in this course:

  1. Log onto access.caltech
  2. Under SELF SERVICE, click the Training and Professional Development link
  3. Search for course in search box
  4. Enroll in course