Training - Module 3: Laboratory Safety

In the training series "Work environment issues related to manager responsibilities"

This course is aimed for all research group leaders who has/will be given delegated work environment tasks in laboratory environment (or equivalent).

Description

The course "Work environment issues related to manager responsibilities" consists of a series of three modules:

  • Module 1: "Systematic work environment management" - opens the series.
  • Module 2: "Organizational and social work environment" - can then be taken in any order.
  • Module 3: "Laboratory Safety" - can then be taken in any order.

Target group

All research group leaders who has/will be given delegated work environment tasks in laboratory environment (or equivalent) and sometime during the last five years has participated in Karolinska Institute organized leadership training program “Work environment issues related to manager responsibilities, Module 1: Systematic work environment management or "Basic work environment training /Grundläggande arbetsmiljöutbildning (2,5 day)" .

Aim

To provide basic knowledge about the responsibilities, legislation, policies and procedures related to laboratory safety, and to communicate a basic understanding of risk identification and risk management, and how a manager ensures good laboratory safety.

Content

Basic review of laws, procedures, guidelines and tools, risk assessments, permits, registration, notification, personal protection, emergency procedures, disposal and storage, mainly in the areas of biosafety and chemical safety.

Language: English

Course dates

Autumn 2021

Date: November 25th
Time: kl. 08.30 - 12.00
Venue: will be communicated later

Register here please

NB. Note for fewer than 10 research group leaders, we reserve the right to set the course.