Construction Safety

Off-campus (non-UMass employee) who are interested in one of the contractor safety orientation or construction lab safety trainings listed below must pre-register. Pre-register by calling EHS at (413) 545-2682. 

Contractor Safety Orientations

UMass Amherst EHS is offering Contractor Safety Orientations for contractors and those involved in the management and oversight of contracts to attend a Safety Orientation to Emergency and Environmental Health and Safety procedures and expectations for work performed on our campus.

This orientation is required once per year for General Contractor Project Managers, Superintendents and Foremen. UMA Project Managers, Contract Managers, Resident and Construction Engineers are also encouraged to attend. Attendees should pre-register 413-545-2682.  Available contractor safety orientations are listed below.  All classes run from 8-9 AM.

Contractor Laboratory Safety Trainings

UMass Amherst EHS is also offering Contractor Laboratory Safety Trainings.  This training is necessary for all persons who will be entering an active laboratory in the course of their work. This training is required annually. Attendees should pre-register 413-545-2682.  Available contractor lab safety trainings are listed below.  All classes run from 9-10 AM

Contractor Lab Safety Trainings

Title Date Time Open/Closed
Contractor Laboratory Safety Training Thursday, 6/28/18 9:00-10:00 AM Open
Contractor Laboratory Safety Training Thursday, 7/12/18 9:00-10:00 AM Open
Contractor Laboratory Safety Training Wednesday, 7/18/18 9:00-10:00 AM Open

Contractor Safety Orientations

Title Date Time Open/Closed
Contractor Safety Orientation Thursday, 6/21/18 8:00-9:00 AM Open
Contractor Safety Orientation Thursday, 6/28/18 8:00-9:00 AM Open
Contractor Safety Orientation Friday, 7/6/18 8:00-9:00 AM Open
Contractor Safety Orientation Thursday, 7/12/18 8:00-9:00 AM Open
Contractor Safety Orientation Wednesday, 7/18/18 8:00-9:00 AM Open
Contractor Safety Orientation Friday, 7/27/18 8:00-9:00 AM Open