Training

Review the list of safety trainings below with your supervisor to determine which trainings apply. Click on the desired subject below to complete the online training in blackboard.

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Laboratory and Field Safety at 989-774-4474 or labfieldsafety@cmich.edu.

​       Name of Training            ​Requirement           ​Frequency
​Biosafety Awareness Training

​ Required for individuals who work in a BSL2 environment, but who do not work with BSL2 agents.

​ Initial training and retraining as necessary

​Bloodborne Pathogens Training

​ Required for individuals with exposure to sharps, blood, and other potentially infectious material. Meets the training requirements of MIOSHA Part 554.

​               Annually
Chemical Spill Response and Cleanup Training

​ Required for individuals with responsibility for cleaning up incidental chemical spills.

​ Initial training and   retraining as necessary

Ergonomics for the Laboratory Training

​ Recommended for all lab workers.

​ Initial training and retraining as necessary

​Flame Resistant Glove Training

​ Required for individuals who wear flame resistant gloves.

               ​Annually
​Flame Resistant Lab Coat Training

​ Required for individuals  who wear flame resistant lab coats.

​               Annually
​Hazard Communications/Global Harmonized System

 ​Required for non-laboratory workers who work with chemicals.  Meets the training requirements of MIOSHA Part 430.

               ​Annually
Hydrofluoric Acid Safety Training

​ Required for individuals who work with hydrofluoric acid.

​               Annually
​Lab Safety Training

​ Required for individuals who work with hazardous chemicals in a laboratory setting.  Meets the training requirements of MIOSHA Part 431.

               ​Annually
​Laser Safety Training

​ Required for individuals who operate Class 3B or 4 lasers.

​               Annually
Liquid Nitrogen Safety Training

​ Required for individuals who use liquid nitrogen.

​               Annually
​Personal Protective Equipment Training

​ Required for individuals who wear personal protective equipment.

​               Annually
​Radiation Awareness Training

​ Required for individuals who do not work with radioisotopes, but who work near radioisotope use and need to be aware of the potential hazards.

​ Initial training and retraining as necessary

​Radiation Safety Refresher Training

​ Required for individuals who work with radioisotopes.

​                Annually
Radiation Safety Training – Bone Densitometer

​ Required for individuals who operate the DXA bone densitometer.

​                Annually
Radiation Safety Training – XRD

​ Required for individuals who operate X-Ray Diffraction equipment.

​               Annually
​Respiratory Protection Training

​ Required for individuals who wear a respirator.

​               Annually
Radiation Worker TrainingRequired for individuals who work with radioisotopes  ​Initial training, then "Radiation Safety Refresher Training" annually
Shop Safety Training

​ Required for individuals who work in shops.

​               Annually
Respirator Training-Voluntary Use Required for individuals who wear a respirator, but are not required toInitial training and retraining as necessary