From: "Wagoner, Jo" <jwagoner**At_Symbol_Here**BUTLER.EDU>
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Hands on training module?
Date: January 31, 2012 3:21:37 PM EST
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Hi Ralph.

There are many free resources that I have come across and I'm trying to post them as I have time.  If you go to this site:
And click on the Yale links, they will take you to some very useful pages.  The other NAOSMM Safety pages have some other useful information as well.


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On 1/31/12 3:04 PM, "Ralph B Stuart" <rstuart**At_Symbol_Here**CORNELL.EDU> wrote:

We have a laboratory space with a fume hood and a biosafety cabinet available for use as a hands-on safety training location for lab workers. We are in the process of developing a training syllabus for a 2 hour training module that addresses both biosafety and chemical safety issues at a basic level (proper use of ventilation equipment, selection of PPE, spill clean-up, etc.).

The question came up as to whether other schools have developed similar training sessions and what they might be including in this setting. If anyone has developed such a program and is willing to share lessons learned from this experience, we'd appreciate any words of wisdom you have.

Thanks for your help with this.

- Ralph

Ralph Stuart CIH
Laboratory Ventilation Specialist
Department of Environmental Health and Safety
Cornell University


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