General Safety Training Courses

EH&S provides select general safety training courses online, in the classroom, and upon request for all of UCLA campus. You can access online training and sign up for classroom training by logging onto NOTE: The COVID-19 Pandemic: Return to Work on Campus module can be accessed in the Campus LMS at


 This online course provides an overview of returning to work on campus post-COVID-19. Topics include: What to expect, our new responsibilities and guidance for limiting the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). NOTE: Complete this module in the Campus LMS at

A training guide for in-person training and associated training handouts are available for managers and supervisors to conduct in-person sessions. Campus Human Resources Training and Development ([email protected]) can assist with documentation of course completion for those not taking the course online.

Training guide for in-person training

Training handout (English)

training handout (spanish)

Fire Extinguisher Training

UCLA Fire offers hands on fire extinguisher training. Be familiar with the fire extinguishers and manual pull station in your area of work, class, and dorms.

To Enroll in the Hands On Fire Extinguisher Training, enroll at Worksafe. If you have questions, please contact [email protected]

Respirator Training

EH&S evaluates workplaces for possible airborne hazards and recommends ways to reduce these hazards when found. When appropriate, EH&S will fit campus workers with respirators and provide annual training on their proper use. This program is administered in cooperation with Occupational Health Facilties (OHF). OHF evaluates a person's ability to safely wear a respirator prior to a respirator being issued. For more information contact [email protected].

Request Hazard Evaluation for Training


All employees shall be trained on general topics (such as, but not limited to: Injury & Illness Prevention Program, earthquake/fire safety, back safety, Slips, Trips & Falls, etc.) on a routine basis. Each department is responsible for training its employees on general topics.

Safety & Compliance also performs classroom training for departments upon request. To request a training for your department, contact us at [email protected]

Wildfire Smoke Protection Training

This training provides guidance on how to inform workers of and protect workers from the potential hazards of wildfire smoke. It is designed to be an instructor-led course and consists of a handout, N-95 respirator video and quiz. For best results, supervisors should provide employees with the handout, quiz and access to the video and discuss applicable topics from the handout. Quiz questions can also be discussed to provide additional review.