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Basic Laser Safety

Category: Safety and Risk Services Department: SRS - Environmental Health and Safety
Description:

This half-hour online course is designed to provide awareness of the fundamentals of Class 3B (moderate) and 4 (high-power) lasers or laser systems. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable ANSI regulatory requirements. Learner objectives include what a laser is and how a laser works, types and classes of lasers, non-beam laser hazards, biological effects of a laser on the human body, and identification of control measures.

Additional opportunities, including in-person laboratory-specific training, is available by contacting Environmental Health & Safety at 541-346-3192.

$ Session Dates Length Instructor Location Seats Free  
Internet Course 30 minutes Skillsoft on-line Unlimited Registration
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Biosafety Level 2 Training

Category: Safety and Risk Services Department: SRS - Environmental Health and Safety
Description:

This course is recommended for lab members working in Biosafety Level 2 environments, including those handling human cell lines. Topics include standard microbiological practices, use of a biosafety cabinet, waste disposal, emergency and exposure procedures, lab safety & security, and shipping considerations.

Additional Information:

Class size is limited. If you register for this course and are unable to attend, please cancel your reservation.

If you plant to attend a class, please register via Making Tracks; the class will be canceled if there are no registered attendees.

Be sure to arrive on time for the class. Late arrivals will be asked to sign up for the next scheduled time.

Do not attend this class if you are ill. Please cancel your registration and register for another time.

Parking: We highly recommend you walk from your department, ride your bike, or take the bus/EMX to the training. Parking in the lot by 1715 Franklin is very limited. If you must park and have a UO permit, parking spaces may be available in lot 37 (Columbia Garage; paid parking is available here also) or the lots by Parking & Transportation near Franklin Blvd. and Walnut St.

$ Session Dates Length Instructor Location Seats Free  
Aug 17, 2017 1 hr Hallie Hoskins Franklin Building Room 271 38 open Registration
Nov 13, 2017 1 hr Hallie Hoskins 1715 Franklin Building, room 271 40 open Registration
Feb 8, 2018 1 hr Hallie Hoskins 1715 Franklin Bldg, room 271 40 open Registration
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Bloodborne Pathogens Training

Category: Safety and Risk Services Department: SRS - Environmental Health and Safety
Description:

This training is required for all UO employees with a risk of exposure to human blood or bodily fluids in the course of their jobs.  A more complete list of applicable employees can be found in the Exposure Determination table of the UO Exposure Control Plan.  This training must be provided to employees within 10 working days of job assignment and at least annually thereafter.  (Applicable regulations: OSHA 29 CFR 1910.1030 and OAR 437, Division 2, Subdivision Z.)

Prerequisite:

The individual will be offered Hepatitis B vaccination at no cost, as required by law.  If the employee accepts vaccination, a departmental index number must be provided.  The total cost of the vaccine series is approximately $165 at the University Health Center.

Additional Information:

More information on the UO Bloodborne Pathogens Program can be found at: http://ehs.uoregon.edu/bloodborne-pathogens

Class size is limited.  If you register for this course and are unable to attend, please cancel your reservation.

If you plan to attend a class, please register via Making Tracks; the class will be canceled if there are no registered attendees.

Be sure to arrive on time for the class.  Late arrivals will be asked to sign up for the next scheduled time.

Do not attend this class if you are ill.  Please cancel your registration and register for another time.

Parking:  We would highly recommend you walk from your department, ride your bike, or take the bus/EMX to the training.  Parking in the lot by 1715 Franklin is very limited.  If you must park and have a UO permit, parking spaces may be available in lot 37 (Columbia Garage, paid parking is available here also) or the lots by Parking and Transportation near Franklin Blvd and Walnut Street.

Questions may be directed to Hallie Hoskins, Biosafety Officer, at hallieh@uoregon.edu

$ Session Dates Length Instructor Location Seats Free  
Jul 6, 2017 45 mins Luke Sitts 1715 Franklin Blvd Rm 271 31 open Registration
Jul 18, 2017 45 mins Luke Sitts 1715 Franklin Blvd Rm 271 38 open Registration
Aug 1, 2017 45 mins Luke Sitts 1715 Franklin Blvd Rm 271 40 open Registration
Aug 15, 2017 45 mins Luke Sitts 1715 Franklin Blvd Rm 271 40 open Registration
Aug 29, 2017 45 mins Luke Sitts 1715 Franklin Blvd Rm 271 40 open Registration
Sep 12, 2017 45 mins Luke Sitts 1715 Franklin Blvd Rm 271 40 open Registration
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Oregon Ready - Business Continuity Training

Category: Safety and Risk Services Department: Safety and Risk Services
Description:

Learn the basics of the new business continuity planning tool "Oregon Ready."  This session will focus on identifying your department's critical functions, and how to ensure those functions will proceed during a business disruption.  Please bring your own laptop for this hands-on training.

Additional Information:

Limited parking for UO staff permits.

$ Session Dates Length Instructor Location Seats Free  
Jul 11, 2017 1 hr and 30 mins Becca Puleo, Emergency Management Specialist 1715 Franklin - Room 271 6 open Registration
Jul 26, 2017 1 hr and 30 mins Becca Puleo, Emergency Management Specialist 1715 Franklin Blvd, Room 271 -1 (wait list) Wait List
Aug 22, 2017 1 hr and 30 mins Becca Puleo, Emergency Management Specialist 1715 Franklin Blvd, Room 271 -2 (wait list) Wait List
Sep 22, 2017 1 hr and 30 mins Becca Puleo, Emergency Management Specialist 1715 Franklin, Room 271 15 open Registration
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Radiation Safety Refresher

Category: Safety and Risk Services Department: SRS - Environmental Health and Safety
Description:

Refresher training is required for radiation workers and authorized users every three years. Course content is presented on-line using a Skillsoft package. Completion is tracked electronically and tied to a user's DuckID identification.

Procedures and requirements specific to the University of Oregon must also be reviewed, and are found in the Radiation Safety Manual.

Prerequisite:

Basic Radiation Safety

$ Session Dates Length Instructor Location Seats Free  
Internet Course 1 hour Skillsoft on-line Unlimited Registration