Managing Laboratory Chemicals - Online

1 hours
Every 3 years
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This updated course covers chemical hazards, GHS chemical labeling, protective measures, chemical storage, safety data sheets, hazardous waste disposal, andĀ chemical spill prevention and response in laboratories, including the unique hazards and specific emergency response procedures for working with hydrofluoric acid. The class partially fulfills federal and state chemical safety and hazardous waste training requirements and must be supplemented with laboratory-specific training on chemical hazards and waste management.

The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450/V, 206-543-6452/TTY, 206-685-7264 (FAX), or emailĀ Contact the EH&S Training team for all other accommodation requests.

Intended Audience 

UW faculty, staff, and students who work in laboratories where hazardous chemicals are present


EH&S Training Contact

(206) 543-7201