Magnet Safety

Simon Fraser University has a comprehensive Radiation Safety Program. The use of magnetic instrumentation falls under the Radiation Safety Program, whose primary objective is to facilitate and ensure the safe use of magnetic devices in research, teaching, and the environment.

For more information, contact the Program Manager, Radiation Safety via email:, or ph: 778-782-3633

SFU NIR Magnet Safety Training

Please contact EHS, Radiation Safety Officer at ph: 778-782-3633  or email:

Manufacturer Magnet Safety Training

Manufacturer-specific training is required for all magnetic instrumentation users.

Important: Retain proof of training for your records.