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Course Title Audience Frequency Provider Department/Division Course Format Registration Information
Accident/Incident Management

Employees, Supervisors, and Managers

As Needed Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Workplace Safety.

Aerial, Scissor, and Manual Lifts

Supervisors and operators of aerial lifts

Initially, Every five years Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Workplace Safety.

Agricultural Tractors and Farm Equipment (For Non-Operators)

Employees who work around tractors, but do not operate them

As Needed Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Workplace Safety.

Agricultural Tractors and Farm Equipment (For Operators)

Supervisors and operators of agricultural tractors

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Workplace Safety.

Annual CFANS Training for Agricultural Fields and Plot Workers Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Register for Agricultural Fields and Plot Workers Training.

Annual CFANS Training for Greenhouse Workers Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Register for Greenhouse Workers Training.

Asbestos

Building maintenance and construction personnel

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Workplace Safety.

Back Injury Prevention / Safe Lifting / Ergonomics

Employees & supervisors who do manual lifting

As Needed Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Workplace Safety.

Biological and Infectious Waste

Anyone who generates infectious or pathological waste as part of their duties.

Once prior to beginning work in the lab Biosafety and Occupational Health Online or in-person

Register for Biological and Infectious Waste.

Biological Safety Cabinets or Fume Hoods: Which One to Use? Once prior to beginning work in the lab Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Online: Access online Biological Safety Cabinets or Fume Hoods: Which One to Use? training.

In-Person: In-person training and be arranged by contacting the Biosafety and Occupational Health Department.

Biological Safety in the Laboratory

Anyone performing research that requires IBC review

Once prior to beginning work in the lab Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Biological Safety in the Laboratory.

Bloodborne Pathogens

Employees and supervisors potentially exposed to blood and body fluids

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

For instructor-led training, contact Workplace Safety or a medical professional.

For online training, contact the Biological Safety/Occupational Health Division.

Bloodborne Pathogens Annual OSHA Requirement (UHS110)

This course replaces UHS100 for employees who may have occupational exposure to human blood, human cell lines or other potentially infectious materials as defined by OSHA

Initially, Annually Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Bloodborne Pathogens Annual OSHA Requirement.

Bloodborne Pathogens Building Access Only (UHS111)

This course replaces UHS100 for students, faculty, staff, and visitors who need Bloodborne Pathogens training for building access, but will not engage in work or class work where exposure might occur.

Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Bloodborne Pathogens Building Access Only.

Chainsaw, Chipper, or Brush Cutter Operation

Employees and supervisors who use chainsaws, chippers, or brush cutters

Initially, Every three years Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact the vendor representative, your supervisor or Workplace Safety.

Chemical Safety

Anyone performing research in a U of M laboratory

Initially Lab & Research Safety Online

Register for Chemical Safety Training.

Chemical Waste Management

Anyone performing research in a U of M laboratory

Initially Regulated Waste Online

Register for Chemical Waste Management Training.

Confined Space Entry

Employees and supervisors entering confined spaces

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact the vendor representative, your supervisor, or Workplace Safety. 

Controlled Substances

Anyone performing research with controlled substances in a U of M laboratory

Initially Lab & Research Safety Online

Register for Controlled Substances Training.

Decontamination

Anyone that works with infectious agents or biohazardous materials.

Once prior to beginning work in the lab Biosafety and Occupational Health Online or in-person

Online: Access online Decontamination training.

In-Person: In-person training and be arranged by contacting the Biosafety and Occupational Health Department.

Defensive Driving

Employees that operate motor vehicles for business purposes.

As Needed Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Fleet Services.

Earth-Moving Equipment (Including Skid Steer)

Equipment operators and employees exposed to earth-moving equipment

Initially, Every three years Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor, the contractor representative, or Workplace Safety 

Electrical Safety Awareness

Employees exposed to electrical hazards

Initially Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Workplace Safety.

Electrical Safety for Qualified Persons

Electricians, etc.

Initially, Every two years Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Workplace Safety.

Ergonomics Self-Assessment As Needed Industrial Hygiene Online

Register for the Ergonomics Self-Assessment.

Excavation Safety

Employees involved with trenching or excavation operations

Initially, Every three years Workplace Safety

Contact your supervisor, the vendor, or Workplace Safety.

Fall Protection

Employees exposed to fall hazards of (6) six feet or greater

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor, the vendor, or Workplace Safety.

Fire Extinguisher Selection and Use Annually Workplace Safety Online or in-person

For brief, general online training on the proper selection and use of fire extinguishers by employees, this training may be taken online.

For more detailed training, or for live fire training, call UHS (612-626-6002).

Fire Protection

All employees

Initially, Every two years Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact building services personnel, your supervisor, or a safety professional.

First Aid/AED/CPR

Electricians and others.

Initially, Every two years Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Workplace Safety.

Formaldehyde

This training is required for staff who work where formaldehyde exposures may exceed 0.1 ppm during designated procedures; however, all university employees who are exposed to formaldehyde are encouraged to complete this training course.

Initially, Annually Lab & Research Safety Online

Register for Formaldehyde Training.

General Laser Safety Radiation Safety Online

Register for General Laser Safety.

Grain Handling Safety and Grain Bin Entry

Supervisors and employees involved in grain bin operations

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor or Workplace Safety.

Hazard Communication and Right-to-Know

Employees routinely exposed to hazards identified in the description

Initially, Annually or when new hazards are introduced Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact the vendor representative, your supervisor, or Workplace Safety.

Hazardous Material Shipping

University staff and faculty that routinely ship dry ice, exempt patient samples, or Category B infectious substances.

Every two years Regulated Waste Online

Register for Hazardous Materials Shipping.

Hearing Conservation

Employees who meet or exceed the action level

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor, the vendor, or Workplace Safety. 

Heat Stress

Employees working in warm environments or doing heavy labor

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor or Workplace Safety.

Hot Work

Employees and supervisors involved in hot work

Initially, Every three years Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor or Workplace Safety.

Implementation of NIH Recombinant and Synthetic Nucleic Acids Guidelines (EH8132)

All laboratory staff working with r/sNA must complete this course once.

Once prior to beginning work in the lab Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Implementation of NIH Recombinant and Synthetic Nucleic Acids Guidelines.

Introduction to Research Safety

Anyone performing research in a U of M laboratory

Initially Lab & Research Safety Online

Register for Introduction to Research Safety Training.

Lab-Specific Training Annually PI or Lab Manager In-Person

Lab-Specific Training 

Ladder Safety

Employees who use portable ladders

As Needed Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact the vendor representative, your supervisor, or Workplace Safety.

Landcare Safety

Employees and supervisors involved in landcare operations

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor or Workplace Safety.

Lead Safety

Employees performing work activities with lead exposure

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor or Workplace Safety.

Lockout/Tagout (For Affected Employees)

Building maintenance personnel; mechanics and equipment operators

Initially, As Needed Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact the vendor representative, your supervisor, or Workplace Safety.

Lockout/Tagout (For Authorized Employees)

Building maintenance personnel; mechanics and equipment operators

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact the vendor representative, your supervisor, or Workplace Safety.

New Employee Safety Orientation

All new or transfer employees

Initially Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor or Workplace Safety.

Personal Protective Equipment

Employees routinely exposed to eye, foot, hand, head, hearing, fall or traffic hazards

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contac the vendor representative, your supervisor, or Workplace Safety.

Pesticide Application

Employees applying pesticides

Initially, As required to maintain state licensure Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Workplace Safety.

Power and Hand Tool Safety Including Powder-Actuated Tools

Employees required to use power and hand tools

Initially Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor, the vendor representative, or Workplace Safety.

Powered Industrial Trucks (Forklifts and Skid Steers)

Forklift operators and service personnel

Initially, Every three years Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact the vendor representative, your supervisor, or Workplace Safety.

Radiation Safety for Radioactive Material Users

This training is required for individuals who are required to handle radioactive materials. In addition, all medical, dental, veterinary and research x-ray operators must complete this module for part of their radiation safety training.

Initially Radiation Safety Online

Register for Radiation Safety for Radioactive Material Users Training.

Radiation Safety Orientation

Employees working around or near other radiation research. Sometimes required for building access.

Initially Radiation Safety Online

Register for Radiation Safety Orientation.

Respiratory Protection for Mandatory Users

Employees who are required to wear a respirator

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety Online or in-person

For instructor-led training, contact Workplace Safety or a medical professional.

For online training, contact Biological Safety/Occupational Health Division.

Respiratory Protection for Voluntary Users

Employees who voluntarily wear a respirator

Initially Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your vendor representative, supervisor or Workplace Safety.

ROHP Introductory Training Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for ROHP Introductory Training.

ROHP: Aquatic Pathogens Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Aquatic Pathogens Training.

ROHP: B Virus Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for B Virus Training.

ROHP: Cat Scratch Disease Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Cat Scratch Disease Training.

ROHP: Hantavirus Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Hantavirus Training.

ROHP: Influenza Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Influenza Training.

ROHP: Large Animal Handling Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Large Animal Handling Training.

ROHP: Leptospirosis Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Leptospirosis Training

ROHP: Orf Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Orf Training.

ROHP: Parasitic Diseases Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Parasitic Diseases Training.

ROHP: Plague Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Plague Training.

ROHP: Psittacosis Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Psittacosis Training.

ROHP: Q Fever Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Q Fever Training.

ROHP: Rabies Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Rabies Training.

ROHP: Ringworm Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Ringworm Training.

ROHP: Salmonella Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Salmonella Training.

ROHP: Toxoplasmosis Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Toxoplasmosis Training.

ROHP: Tuberculosis Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Tuberculosis Training.

ROHP: Tularemia Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online

Register for Tularemia Training.

Safe Use of Anesthetic Gases Initially Lab & Research Safety Online

Register for Safe Use of Anesthetic Gases Training.

Safety Supervision

Supervisory and Managerial Personnel

As Needed Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Workplace Safety.

Scaffolding Safety

Employees required to erect, or work on scaffolds or elevated work platforms

Initially, As needed to maintain certification Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact Workplace Safety.

Silica, Respirable Crystalline

Employees required to power drill, cut or grinding cement, stone.

Initially, Annually with Hazardous Communication training Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor, the vendor, or Workplace Safety.

Snow Removal Safety

BGT & Landcare employees involved in snow removal

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor or Workplace Safety.

Standard Operating Procedures for Summer (Landcare)

Employees and supervisors involved in summer operations

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact the vendor representative, your supervisor, or Workplace Safety.

Standard Operating Procedures for Winter (Landcare)

Employees and supervisors involved in winter operations

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact the vendor representative, your supervisor, or Workplace Safety.

Steam System Safety

Employees and supervisors responsible for high pressure steam boiler operation

Workplace Safety In-Person

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Steam System Safety

Employees and supervisors responsible for high pressure steam boiler operation

Workplace Safety In-Person

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Trailer Load Securement

Employee and supervisors involved in trailer load securing

As Needed Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact the vendor representative or Workplace Safety.

Waste and Recycling Safety

Employees and supervisors involved in waste and recycling operations

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact your supervisor or Workplace Safety.

Welding and Cutting

Employees involved in the operation of equipment for welding or torch cutting

Initially, Every three years Workplace Safety In-Person

Contact the vendor representative, your supervisor, or Workplace Safety.

Worker Protection Standard (WPS) For Handlers

Review of safe work practices, hazard identification and PPE requirements for agricultural workers who are exposed to pesticides.

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety Online or in-person

Contact Workplace Safety

Worker Protection Standard (WPS) For Workers

Review of safe work practices, hazard identification and PPE requirements for agricultural workers who are exposed to pesticides.

Initially, Annually Workplace Safety Online or in-person

Contact Workplace Safety

Working with Toxins of Biological Origin in the Laboratory

Anyone performing biologically-derived toxins research in a U of M laboratory

Initially Biosafety and Occupational Health Online or in-person

Online: Register for Working With Toxins of Biological Origin in the Laboratory.

In-person: In-person training can be arranged by contacting the Biosafety and Occupational Health Department.