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Laboratory Safety Training Seminar

All employees who use or may encounter hazardous chemicals, chemical products or generate Hazardous (Chemical) Waste in the workplace must receive this training. This training covers potential hazards associated with chemical usage including recognizing signs and symptoms of overexposure and proper responses to spills, leaks or other exposures.

Annual Training is required.

Training topics include:

- OSHA Standards
- Chemical Safety
- Biological & Infectious Material Safety
- Physical Hazards
- Lab Chemical Fume Hoods
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Waste Disposal
- Emergencies
- Lab Inspection Program

This training is offered in the Fall and Spring semesters, as well as upon request.

It is also available online; contact contact Greg Kupka at 202-994-1093, or at gkupka@gwu.edu for further information.

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