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Curtin University
Health & Safety

Biological Safety

Name:

Biological Safety - online module

Prerequisite:  Please complete the General Laboratory Safety course before starting this training.
Objectives:

To develop an understanding of the safe working practices relating to manipulation and disposal of biological material in the laboratory. 

Content Outline:
    Biological hazards
    Risk assessment
    Classification of biological agents into risk groups
    Common laboratory equipment
    Waste management
    Incidents & emergencies
    Online quiz
Who should attend:

All staff and university associates who work with biological materials.

Notes:

This online unit is intended as an introductory module for new users or a refresher for existing users of biological materials.

Registration

To register for training please log into OASIS

  • Access iPerform via the 'My Work' tab
  • Click 'Browse for Training'
  • Locate your course from the list
  • Click 'request'

Once registered, you will be returned to 'My Training'.  All active training will appear on this screen.