Laboratory Safety for Chemistry Students

Target Audience: Pitt Dept. of Chemistry; graduate students, undergraduates working in research labs, post-doctorial fellows, visiting scientists, and staff researchers. 

Description: This training includes general lab safety, using engineering controls and personal protective equipment, chemical storage and disposal, and emergency response procedures.

Training Requirements: Training must be completed prior to working in a Dept. of Chemistry laboratory.

Lives Sessions: Chemistry students are expected to attend the Chemistry Department's live training session offered each semester. Contact the Chemistry Department for training dates and times.

Online Training: Online Lab Safety for Chemistry Students is offered as an alternative to those who could not attend the live session. The online training is approximately 2 hours in duration. Click the button below to access the online Lab Safety for Chemistry training. You will be prompted to login using your Pitt user name and password. 

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