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Online Safety Training

Online safety training is available through SAP SuccessFactors. 

NOTE:  For new lab workers or lab workers moving to a different lab, the safety training form must be completed and submitted with the OIT request for access to SAP SuccessFactors, to the Office of Laboratory and Field Safety at Foust 108, OR electronically to labfieldsafety@cmich.edu .  The lab-specific safety training form must be completed to document on-site lab orientations.

SAP SuccessFactors INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Click Here. Click on "Request Access", and sign in with your CMU global ID/password.  This takes you to the OIT registration request page.
  2. In the first field, you are requesting access for "myself".  NOTE:  Fields must be completed sequentially, as they prompt the appearance of subsequent fields as they are completed.
  3. In the second field, you are requesting access to training from the "Office of Laboratory and Field Safety".
  4. In the third field instructions, you are prompted to follow a link and fill out a pdf safety training form.  Fill out the form and save it. 
  5. Select "Lab Worker" in the third field of the OIT form.
  6. The fourth field is optional.
  7. In the fifth field, please attach the safety training form you completed in step 4.
  8. Click "Request" at the bottom of the form.
  9. The account will become active, typically within 24 hours.
  10. When your training classes are assigned, you will receive an email from SuccessFactors with your assignments.  There will be a login button in this email to launch the training (SuccessFactors).  Click on the log-in and sign in with your CMU global ID/password.

If you have completed at least one safety training in SAP SuccessFactors:

  1. Click Here and sign in with your CMU global ID/password. 
  2. On this landing page, under Learning History, click "View All".
  3. If your training history looks accurate, and if you are up to date on all of your training based on the frequencies noted in the table below, you are all set.
  4. If you are not up to date on all of your training, then from your dashboard landing page, under Find Learning, click "Browse all courses".  You can click on any of the courses, self-assign, and then proceed with training

Training courses offered in SAP SuccessFactors

Required for individuals who work in a BSL3 environment. Note: This is a classroom training. The exam can be completed in Blackboard once the classroom training is completed. Frequency: Annually 

Required for individuals who work in a BSL2 environment, but who do not work with BSL2 agents. Frequency - every 5 years

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

Required for individuals with responsibility for cleaning up incidental chemical spills. Frequency: every 5 years

Required for all individuals who wear flame-resistant gloves.​ Frequency: every 5 years

Required for Individuals who wear flame-resistant lab coats​. Frequency every 5 years

Required for non-laboratory workers who work with chemicals. Meets the Training requirements of MIOSHA Part 430. ​Frequency: Annually

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

Initial training, then "Lab Safety Refresher Training" annually

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

Required for individuals who operate Class 3B or 4 lasers​. Frequency: Every 2 Years

Required for individuals who use liquid nitrogen. Frequency: Every 5 Years

Required for individuals who do not work with radioisotopes, but who work near radioisotope use and need to be aware of the potential hazards. Frequency: every 5 years

Required for individuals who work with radioisotopes. Frequency: Annual

Required for individuals who operate the DXA bone densitometer.​ Frequency: Annual

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

Required for individuals who work with radioisotopes​. 

Initial training then "Radiation Safety Refresher Training" annually.​

Required for individuals who wear a respirator. Frequency: Annual

 Initial is classroom only. Required for individuals who wear a Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR). Initial classroom training then "Respiratory Protection - PAPR Refresher Training". 

Required for individuals who wear a Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR). Frequency Anually. 

Required for individuals who wear a respirator, but are not required to, every 5 years.

​Required for individuals who work in shops​, every 5 years