Lab safety training

Registration is now open for the Fall 2021 semester.

The courses listed below are delivered through 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.

Includes SFU Safety Orientation, Electrical Safety, & Fire Safety.
Includes WHMIS, safety responsibilities, laboratory hazards, emergency response, exposure routes and control, hazardous waste disposal, SFU hazardous inventory system, chemical storage, laboratory apparatus safety, cryogenics & compressed gas safety, and laboratory glass safety. The next in-person practical training sessions for Fall 2021 are TBD.
Includes administrative and practical aspects of the SFU Biosafety Program.
For anyone working with or near lasers. Mandatory practical session via Zoom on October 13, 2021. Registration is open for Fall 2021 and participants will be enrolled in the course at the beginning of October.
Anyone using radioactive sources. Lecture and online modules on October 12-15, 2021. Practical session, online and in-person on October 13, 2021. Tutorial on October 15, 2021.

Students are not immediately added to each Canvas course, but rather in batches.

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.