Training

SFU employees

Training/Orientation Audience

When is it offered?

Valid for

How to register

SFU Safety Orientation Everyone Ongoing enrollment 3 years

https://canvas.sfu.ca/enroll/GW9MGL

Complete the orientation checklist

Supervisor Safety Training Supervisors or managers Ongoing enrollment Complete once https://canvas.sfu.ca/enroll/ANFJA8
Workplace Bullying and Harassment:
Training for Employees
Everyone Ongoing enrollment Complete once https://canvas.sfu.ca/enroll/DLXJPD
Workplace Bullying and Harassment:
Training for Supervisors
Supervisors or managers Ongoing enrollment Complete once https://canvas.sfu.ca/enroll/G8RJA7

Research & lab safety

Training/Orientation Audience

When is it offered?

Valid for

How to register

EHS Safety Essentials
(formerly General Lab Safety)
Everyone September 2019 3 years Register here
EHS Laboratory Safety
(includes WHMIS 2015; formerly Chemical Safety)
Anyone working in a lab area that has chemicals September 2019 3 years Register here
EHS Biosafety Anyone working with biohazardous materials September 2019 3 years Register here
EHS Laboratory Safety Practical
(formerly Hands-on Chemical Safety)
Anyone working in a lab area that has chemicals September 2019 3 years Register here
WHMIS 2015 Anyone working in a lab area that has chemicals Ongoing enrollment 3 years https://canvas.sfu.ca/enroll/33KWC8
Biosafety Training for Principal Investigators Anyone holding a biosafety permit Ongoing enrollment Complete once https://canvas.sfu.ca/enroll/4YLFWX
PHAC module: General Safety for Containment Labs Anyone listed on any biosafety permit Ongoing enrollment 3 years www.publichealth.gc.ca/training
PHAC module: Containment Level 2 Operational Practices Anyone listed on a CL2 biosafety permit Ongoing enrollment 3 years www.publichealth.gc.ca/training
Biosafety Emergency Response
Anyone listed on a CL2 biosafety permit Ongoing enrollment 1 year https://canvas.sfu.ca/enroll/3EK73K
Radioisotope Training Anyone using open or sealed sources of radioactivity September 2019 3 years Register here
X-Ray Safety Orientation Anyone using X-Ray generating equipment (e.g. X-Ray diffractometers, X-Ray fluorescent guns, X-Ray imaging equipment) Ongoing enrollment 3 years Register here
Laser Safety Orientation Anyone working with or near lasers October 2019 5 years Register here
Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) by Ground
(except Classes 6.2 and 7)
Anyone handling, offering for transport or transporting dangerous goods by ground TBA 3 years Contact Catherine Peltier at cpeltier@sfu.ca
TDG by Air
(except Classes 6.2 and 7)
Anyone handling, offering for transport or transporting dangerous goods by air TBA 2 years Contact Catherine Peltier at cpeltier@sfu.ca
TDG Class 6.2 – Transport of Infectious Substances by Ground or Air Anyone handling, offering for transport or transporting Class 6.2 infectious substances by ground or air TBA 2 years Contact Catherine Peltier at cpeltier@sfu.ca

Campus public safety

Training/Orientation Audience

When is it offered?

Valid for

How to register

Personal safety & security SFU student, faculty, staff By request N/A Email: safe@sfu.ca
More info here

Emergency planning

Training/Orientation Audience

When is it offered?

Valid for

How to register

Emergency preparedness SFU student, faculty, staff By request N/A Register here
CPR & AED training SFU student, faculty, staff Biannually fall and spring N/A Register here
Active threat training SFU student, faculty, staff By request N/A Register here

Travel safety

Training/Orientation Audience

When is it offered?

Valid for

How to register

Pre-departure travel briefing Requirements vary. Visit Get started By request N/A Register here

Construction safety

Training/Orientation Audience

When is it offered?

Valid for

How to register

SE3P Site Safety Orientation Contractors working at the
SFU Surrey Sustainable
Energy and Engineering
Building (SE3P) site
Ongoing Complete once Register here

Safety committees

Training/Orientation Audience

When is it offered?

Valid for

How to register

Safety committee Foundations

Safety committee  members

Ongoing enrollment 3 years https://canvas.sfu.ca/enroll/MCE33B
Inspection Training Safety committee members TBD 3 years Contact EHS
Incident Investigation Training Safety committee members TBD 3 years Contact EHS