LSFC Online Refresher Training

LSFC Online Refresher Training

February 10, 2014

Completion of the online refresher is required annually for all laboratory personnel and PIs after initial classroom training.

What is the online refresher?

The online refresher provides an overview of lab safety requirements. Topics of discussion include: the recognition and mitigation of laboratory hazards; the use of engineering controls, administrative controls and personal protective equipment; working safely with chemicals, the use of MSDSs, procedures for disposing of hazardous chemical waste; fire safety precautions for the laboratory; and ergonomic tips. The refresher consists of a narrated online module followed by a 25-question quiz.

Who must complete the online refresher?

All lab workers (students and staff), supervisors and Principal Investigators must complete the online refresher annually after initial classroom course completion of either Lab Safety Fundamental Concepts or Lab Safety for PI's and Lab Supervisors.

Which classroom course is required first?

  1. Laboratory Safety Fundamental Concepts (LSFC) classroom course provides an overview of laboratory safety requirements, and is required by all laboratory personnel except for PIs and Lab Supervisors; or
  2. Laboratory Safety for Principal Investigators and Laboratory Supervisors classroom course is designed for PIs and leaders responsible for implementing a laboratory safety plan, and is required for all laboratory PIs.

Instructions for Online Refresher Training

  1. Access the Online Refresher Training Module 
  2. Watch the narrated training module and participate in the online learning activities (Note: be sure to turn on the sound for your computer and/or opt to read the script)
  3. Provide the requested user information to ensure EH&S can accurately credit your training record. Follow the prompts to complete the quiz (Note: successful quiz completion is required to receive course credit. You may retake the quiz as many times as necessary to receive a passing score of 70%)
  4. Check your email for the confirmation of completion (Optional: you may also request your training history report from EH&S after you receive the confirmation email)

Please Note: The Online Refresher is the same for both Lab Safety Fundamental Concepts and Lab Safety for PI’s and Lab Supervisor’s.  Classroom course completion is required before completing the online refresher.

EHS Training
Email: training@ehs.ucla.edu | Phone: (310) 794-5328