February 2018

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Biosafety Training

Biosafety Training

Training Date: 
Thursday, 2/1/18
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:15pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Biosafety Training is required for students, faculty and staff working in any biological laboratory (BSL-1 or BSL-2), this workshop will cover the following biological safety basics: Biological risk assessment, Handling biological waste, Disinfection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Spill clean-up, Exposure protocols, Bloodborne Pathogens, Biological Safety Cabinets.

 
 
Fire Safety Training

Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Thursday, 2/1/18
Time: 
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Fire Safety Training is a component of our Laboratory Safety Training program and is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars working in a lab.  Outdoor activity is included so please dress appropriately.

 
 
Lab Safety Training

Lab Safety Training

Training Date: 
Thursday, 2/1/18
Time: 
4:00pm - 5:15pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Laboratory Safety Training is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars before starting work in a laboratory. This classroom session includes training on the "Right-to-Know" law and handling hazardous waste. In addition to this training, you must also sign up for a Fire Safety Training session.

 
 
Laser Cutter Training

Laser Cutter Training

Training Date: 
Thursday, 2/1/18
Time: 
10:00am - 11:15am
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

This training session is for persons using laser cutters or engravers that use a carbon dioxide (CO2) laser.  The Radiation Use Committee requires that all persons who use a laser cutter or engraver must attend this training session. In addition to this training session, practical training in the safe use of a laser cutter or engraver must be provided by a Principle Investigator or experienced user before a person uses a laser cutter or engraver. A person must also complete Fire Safety Training before using a laser cutter or engraver.

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
Laser Safety Training

Laser Safety Training

Training Date: 
Thursday, 2/1/18
Time: 
11:30am - 12:30am
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

This training session is for persons using open lasers, for example on an optical bench.  The Radiation Use Committee requires that all persons who use open lasers must attend this training session. In addition to this training session, practical training in the safe use of a laser must be provided by a Principle Investigator or experienced user before a person uses a laser.

Please be advised that this training session is NOT for persons who wish to use a CO2 laser cutter.  Please sign up for a Laser Cutter Training session if you wish to use a laser cutter.

 
 
Biosafety Training

Biosafety Training

Training Date: 
Friday, 2/2/18
Time: 
8:40am - 9:55am
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Biosafety Training is required for students, faculty and staff working in any biological laboratory (BSL-1 or BSL-2), this workshop will cover the following biological safety basics: Biological risk assessment, Handling biological waste, Disinfection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Spill clean-up, Exposure protocols, Bloodborne Pathogens, Biological Safety Cabinets.

 
 
Fire Safety Training

Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Friday, 2/2/18
Time: 
1:30pm - 2:15pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Fire Safety Training is a component of our Laboratory Safety Training program and is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars working in a lab.  Outdoor activity is included so please dress appropriately.

 
 
Lab Safety Training

Lab Safety Training

Training Date: 
Friday, 2/2/18
Time: 
2:30pm - 3:45pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Laboratory Safety Training is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars before starting work in a laboratory. This classroom session includes training on the "Right-to-Know" law and handling hazardous waste. In addition to this training, you must also sign up for a Fire Safety Training session.

 
 
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Fire Safety Training

Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Monday, 2/5/18
Time: 
1:25pm - 2:10pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Fire Safety Training is a component of our Laboratory Safety Training program and is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars working in a lab.  Outdoor activity is included so please dress appropriately.

 
 
Lab Safety Training

Lab Safety Training

Training Date: 
Monday, 2/5/18
Time: 
2:30pm - 3:45pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Laboratory Safety Training is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars before starting work in a laboratory. This classroom session includes training on the "Right-to-Know" law and handling hazardous waste. In addition to this training, you must also sign up for a Fire Safety Training session.

 
 
Laser Cutter Training

Laser Cutter Training

Training Date: 
Monday, 2/5/18
Time: 
10:10am - 11:00am
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

This training session is for persons using laser cutters or engravers that use a carbon dioxide (CO2) laser.  The Radiation Use Committee requires that all persons who use a laser cutter or engraver must attend this training session. In addition to this training session, practical training in the safe use of a laser cutter or engraver must be provided by a Principle Investigator or experienced user before a person uses a laser cutter or engraver. A person must also complete Fire Safety Training before using a laser cutter or engraver.

 
 
Laser Safety Training

Laser Safety Training

Training Date: 
Monday, 2/5/18
Time: 
11:15am - 12:05pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

This training session is for persons using open lasers, for example on an optical bench.  The Radiation Use Committee requires that all persons who use open lasers must attend this training session. In addition to this training session, practical training in the safe use of a laser must be provided by a Principle Investigator or experienced user before a person uses a laser. 

This training session is NOT for persons who wish to use laser cutters.  If you wish to use a laser cutter, please sign up for a Laser Cutter Training session. 

 
 
Biosafety Training

Biosafety Training

Training Date: 
Tuesday, 2/6/18
Time: 
8:30am - 9:45am
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Biosafety Training is required for students, faculty and staff working in any biological laboratory (BSL-1 or BSL-2), this workshop will cover the following biological safety basics: Biological risk assessment, Handling biological waste, Disinfection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Spill clean-up, Exposure protocols, Bloodborne Pathogens, Biological Safety Cabinets.

 
 
Fire Safety Training

Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Wednesday, 2/7/18
Time: 
1:25pm - 2:10pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Fire Safety Training is a component of our Laboratory Safety Training program and is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars working in a lab.  Outdoor activity is included so please dress appropriately.

 
 
Lab Safety Training

Lab Safety Training

Training Date: 
Wednesday, 2/7/18
Time: 
2:30pm - 3:45pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Laboratory Safety Training is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars before starting work in a laboratory. This classroom session includes training on the "Right-to-Know" law and handling hazardous waste. In addition to this training, you must also sign up for a Fire Safety Training session.

 
 
Fire Safety Training

Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Thursday, 2/8/18
Time: 
1:00pm - 1:45pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Fire Safety Training is a component of our Laboratory Safety Training program and is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars working in a lab.  Outdoor activity is included so please dress appropriately.

 
 
Lab Safety Training

Lab Safety Training

Training Date: 
Thursday, 2/8/18
Time: 
11:30am -12:45pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Laboratory Safety Training is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars before starting work in a laboratory. This classroom session includes training on the "Right-to-Know" law and handling hazardous waste. In addition to this training, you must also sign up for a Fire Safety Training session.

 
 
Biosafety Training

Biosafety Training

Training Date: 
Friday, 2/9/18
Time: 
2:30pm - 3:45pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Biosafety Training is required for students, faculty and staff working in any biological laboratory (BSL-1 or BSL-2), this workshop will cover the following biological safety basics: Biological risk assessment, Handling biological waste, Disinfection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Spill clean-up, Exposure protocols, Bloodborne Pathogens, Biological Safety Cabinets.

 
 
Radiation Safety Training

Radiation Safety Training

Training Date: 
Friday, 2/9/18
Time: 
9:05am to 12:35pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Radiation Safety Training is required for persons who use radiotracers in the laboratory, sealed sources or x-ray generating devices.  In addition to this training session, practical training in the safe use of radiation in the laboratory setting must be provided by an Authorized Principle Investigator who has been approved by the Radiation Use Committee prior to a person performing experimental procedures involving radioisotopes or using x-ray generating devices.  Radioactive materials or x-ray generating devices may only be used in protocols or experiments that have been approved by the R

 
 
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Fire Safety Training

Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Monday, 2/12/18
Time: 
2:45pm- 3:30pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Fire Safety Training is a component of our Laboratory Safety Training program and is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars working in a lab.  Outdoor activity is included so please dress appropriately.

 
 
Lab Safety Training

Lab Safety Training

Training Date: 
Monday, 2/12/18
Time: 
4:00pm - 5:15pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Laboratory Safety Training is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars before starting work in a laboratory. This classroom session includes training on the "Right-to-Know" law and handling hazardous waste. In addition to this training, you must also sign up for a Fire Safety Training session.

 
 
Biosafety Training

Biosafety Training

Training Date: 
Tuesday, 2/13/18
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:15pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Biosafety Training is required for students, faculty and staff working in any biological laboratory (BSL-1 or BSL-2), this workshop will cover the following biological safety basics: Biological risk assessment, Handling biological waste, Disinfection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Spill clean-up, Exposure protocols, Bloodborne Pathogens, Biological Safety Cabinets.

 
 
Disciplinary Fire Safety Training

Disciplinary Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Tuesday, 2/13/18
Time: 
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: 
Room 122 Draper Hall
Description: 

This class is intended for students that are assigned to attend a Fire Safety Class through Judicial Sanctions from Residence Life or the Dean of Students Office. The class will cover why the violations were a problem and potential problems caused by the cited violations. The class will also cover Fire Prevention and what to do in the event a fire or emergency event.

 
 
Disciplinary Fire Safety Training

Disciplinary Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Tuesday, 2/13/18
Time: 
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
Room 122 Draper Hall
Description: 

This class is intended for students that are assigned to attend a Fire Safety Class through Judicial Sanctions from Residence Life or the Dean of Students Office. The class will cover why the violations were a problem and potential problems caused by the cited violations. The class will also cover Fire Prevention and what to do in the event a fire or emergency event.

 
 
Laser Safety Training

Laser Safety Training

Training Date: 
Tuesday, 2/13/18
Time: 
11:30am to 12:30pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

This training session is for persons using open lasers, for example on an optical bench.  The Radiation Use Committee requires that all persons who use open lasers must attend this training session. In addition to this training session, practical training in the safe use of a laser must be provided by a Principle Investigator or experienced user before a person uses a laser. 

This training session is NOT for persons who wish to use laser cutters.  If you wish to use a laser cutter, please sign up for a Laser Cutter Training session. 

 
 
Fire Safety Training

Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Wednesday, 2/14/18
Time: 
1:25pm - 2:10pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Fire Safety Training is a component of our Laboratory Safety Training program and is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars working in a lab.  Outdoor activity is included so please dress appropriately.

 
 
Lab Safety Training

Lab Safety Training

Training Date: 
Wednesday, 2/14/18
Time: 
2:30pm - 3:45pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Laboratory Safety Training is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars before starting work in a laboratory. This classroom session includes training on the "Right-to-Know" law and handling hazardous waste. In addition to this training, you must also sign up for a Fire Safety Training session.

 
 
Shop Safety Committee Meeting

Shop Safety Committee Meeting

Training Date: 
Wednesday, 2/14/18
Time: 
11:00am - 1:00pm
Location: 
Franklin Dining Commons
Description: 

University of Massachusetts Amherst 

3rd Annual Shop Safety Committee Meeting

Wednesday February 14th, 2018

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Franklin Dining Commons

 

 

The Department of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) will be hosting the 3rd Annual Shop Safety Committee Meeting on Wednesday February 14th. Unlike traditional safety committees, this meeting will only convene once a year, so your attendance is both appreciated and necessary in order for us to have an effective meeting.  

 
 
Biosafety Training

Biosafety Training

Training Date: 
Thursday, 2/15/18
Time: 
4:00pm - 5:15pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Biosafety Training is required for students, faculty and staff working in any biological laboratory (BSL-1 or BSL-2), this workshop will cover the following biological safety basics: Biological risk assessment, Handling biological waste, Disinfection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Spill clean-up, Exposure protocols, Bloodborne Pathogens, Biological Safety Cabinets.

 
 
Radiation Safety Training

Radiation Safety Training

Training Date: 
Thursday, 2/15/18
Time: 
10:00am - 2:15pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Radiation Safety Training is required for persons who use radiotracers in the laboratory, sealed sources or x-ray generating devices.  In addition to this training session, practical training in the safe use of radiation in the laboratory setting must be provided by an Authorized Principle Investigator who has been approved by the Radiation Use Committee prior to a person performing experimental procedures involving radioisotopes or using x-ray generating devices.  Radioactive materials or x-ray generating devices may only be used in protocols or experiments that have been approved by the R

 
 
Fire Safety Training

Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Friday, 2/16/18
Time: 
1:25pm - 2:10pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Fire Safety Training is a component of our Laboratory Safety Training program and is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars working in a lab.  Outdoor activity is included so please dress appropriately.

 
 
Lab Safety Training

Lab Safety Training

Training Date: 
Friday, 2/16/18
Time: 
11:55am - 1:10pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Laboratory Safety Training is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars before starting work in a laboratory. This classroom session includes training on the "Right-to-Know" law and handling hazardous waste. In addition to this training, you must also sign up for a Fire Safety Training session.

 
 
Laser Cutter Training

Laser Cutter Training

Training Date: 
Friday, 2/16/18
Time: 
2:15pm to 3:00pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

This training session is for persons using laser cutters or engravers, for example at the Studio Arts Building or the Olver Design Building.  As laser cutters use a CO2 (carbon dioxide) laser, the Radiation Use Committee requires that all persons must attend this training session prior to using a laser cutter. Practical training in using a particular laser cutter must be provided by a Principle Investigator or experienced user before a person uses a laser cutter. A person must also complete Fire Safety Training before using a laser cutter or engraver.

 
 
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Biosafety Training

Biosafety Training

Training Date: 
Tuesday, 2/20/18
Time: 
2:30pm - 3:45pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Biosafety Training is required for students, faculty and staff working in any biological laboratory (BSL-1 or BSL-2), this workshop will cover the following biological safety basics: Biological risk assessment, Handling biological waste, Disinfection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Spill clean-up, Exposure protocols, Bloodborne Pathogens, Biological Safety Cabinets.

 
 
Fire Safety Training

Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Wednesday, 2/21/18
Time: 
1:30pm - 2:15pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Fire Safety Training is a component of our Laboratory Safety Training program and is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars working in a lab.  Outdoor activity is included so please dress appropriately.

 
 
Food Safety for Student Groups/Events
 
 
Lab Safety Training

Lab Safety Training

Training Date: 
Wednesday, 2/21/18
Time: 
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Laboratory Safety Training is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars before starting work in a laboratory. This classroom session includes training on the "Right-to-Know" law and handling hazardous waste. In addition to this training, you must also sign up for a Fire Safety Training session.

 
 
Fire Safety Training

Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Thursday, 2/22/18
Time: 
11:30am - 12:15pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Fire Safety Training is a component of our Laboratory Safety Training program and is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars working in a lab.  Outdoor activity is included so please dress appropriately.

 
 
Lab Safety Training

Lab Safety Training

Training Date: 
Thursday, 2/22/18
Time: 
10:00am - 11:15am
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Laboratory Safety Training is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars before starting work in a laboratory. This classroom session includes training on the "Right-to-Know" law and handling hazardous waste. In addition to this training, you must also sign up for a Fire Safety Training session.

 
 
Radiation Safety Training

Radiation Safety Training

Training Date: 
Thursday, 2/22/18
Time: 
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Radiation Safety Training is required for persons who use radiotracers in the laboratory, sealed sources or x-ray generating devices.  In addition to this training session, practical training in the safe use of radiation in the laboratory setting must be provided by an Authorized Principle Investigator who has been approved by the Radiation Use Committee prior to a person performing experimental procedures involving radioisotopes or using x-ray generating devices.  Radioactive materials or x-ray generating devices may only be used in protocols or experiments that have been approved by the R

 
 
Biosafety Training

Biosafety Training

Training Date: 
Friday, 2/23/18
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:15pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Biosafety Training is required for students, faculty and staff working in any biological laboratory (BSL-1 or BSL-2), this workshop will cover the following biological safety basics: Biological risk assessment, Handling biological waste, Disinfection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Spill clean-up, Exposure protocols, Bloodborne Pathogens, Biological Safety Cabinets.

 
 
Laser Cutter Training

Laser Cutter Training

Training Date: 
Friday, 2/23/18
Time: 
9:05am - 9:55am
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

This training session is for persons using laser cutters or engravers, for example at the Studio Arts Building or the Olver Design Building.  As laser cutters use a CO2 (carbon dioxide) laser, the Radiation Use Committee requires that all persons must attend this training session prior to using a laser cutter. Practical training in using a particular laser cutter must be provided by a Principle Investigator or experienced user before a person uses a laser cutter. A person must also complete Fire Safety Training before using a laser cutter or engraver.

 
 
Laser Safety Training

Laser Safety Training

Training Date: 
Friday, 2/23/18
Time: 
10:10am - 11:00am
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

This training session is for persons using open lasers, for example on an optical bench.  The Radiation Use Committee requires that all persons who use open lasers must attend this training session. In addition to this training session, practical training in the safe use of a laser must be provided by a Principle Investigator or experienced user before a person uses a laser. 

This training session is NOT for persons who wish to use laser cutters.  If you wish to use a laser cutter, please sign up for a Laser Cutter Training session. 

 
 
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Fire Safety Training

Fire Safety Training

Training Date: 
Tuesday, 2/27/18
Time: 
11:30am - 12:15pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Fire Safety Training is a component of our Laboratory Safety Training program and is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars working in a lab.  Outdoor activity is included so please dress appropriately.

 
 
Lab Safety Training

Lab Safety Training

Training Date: 
Tuesday, 2/27/18
Time: 
10:00am - 11:15am
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Laboratory Safety Training is required for faculty, staff, students, undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and visiting scholars before starting work in a laboratory. This classroom session includes training on the "Right-to-Know" law and handling hazardous waste. In addition to this training, you must also sign up for a Fire Safety Training session.

 
 
Biosafety Training

Biosafety Training

Training Date: 
Wednesday, 2/28/18
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:15pm
Location: 
Room 102 Draper Hall
Description: 

Biosafety Training is required for students, faculty and staff working in any biological laboratory (BSL-1 or BSL-2), this workshop will cover the following biological safety basics: Biological risk assessment, Handling biological waste, Disinfection, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Spill clean-up, Exposure protocols, Bloodborne Pathogens, Biological Safety Cabinets.