Introduction to Research Safety

Course Format


UHS Provider Department/Division

Lab & Research Safety


Anyone performing research in a U of M laboratory



Registration Information

Register for Introduction to Research Safety Training.

Course Description

This training is required by law for all University staff, faculty and students that work in laboratories or research areas. This module fulfills part of the New Employee Research Safety Training requirement. See the Lab Safety Training page for additional details. This training is provided by the Department of Environmental Health and Safety (DEHS).

The module covers:

  • the principles of safety that you must follow and who will assist you with being safe and compliant in your research
  • the infrastructure that supports and maintains research safety at the University
  • a brief overview of relevant regulations
  • the resources available to help you meet regulatory and University obligations