Lab safety training

Register below for Spring 2020 Laboratory safety training.

The courses listed below are delivered via a combination of in-person training sessions and online training modules and quizzes on the SFU Canvas Learning Management System.

Select the safety training courses listed below that apply to your work at SFU by checking the box beside the name of each course, then click 'Submit' below.

January 21 (lecture) + January 22 (lab sessions in SSB-B7249) + January 24 (tutorial)
Laser Safety lecture on March 5 from 9 AM to 1 PM in room SSB 7172.

If you have registered for Safety Essentials Training and/or Laboratory Safety Training:

You must select an in-person training session using the Calendar feature in Canvas once you have been added to the course. Once you receive the email confirmation that you have been added, go into the Canvas Calendar and click on "Find appointment" to select the session that fits your personal schedule.

Students are not immediately added to the Canvas course, but rather in batches starting after January 6, 2020.

If you have any questions, contact lab_safe@sfu.ca

Not sure which courses to take? See the SFU Lab Safety Training table or visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page.

If the safety course that you are searching for is not listed above, view the full list of available SFU safety courses on the SRS Training Page.

Help us make sure laboratory safety training is meeting your needs. Please take the time to list below the top 3 risks, procedures, pieces of equipment, or anything else in your lab that merits extra attention around safety. Some examples include gas cylinder handling, PPE selection, pressure vessels, chemical storage, and so on.