The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry requires that all individuals acting as Teaching Assistants in undergraduate laboratories complete safety training that certifies that
qualified to supervise a chemistry teaching laboratory. The training is conducted through the Department of Environmental Safety, Sustainability & Risk (DESSR) and
consists of FOUR parts, ALL of which must be completed.
All graduate and undergraduate TAs MUST complete an on-line Chemical Hygiene training session. The online training catalog is available HERE
All graduate TAs MUST complete the Laboratory Fire Safety Training. The online training is available HERE
Every prospective TA is required to submit documentation certifying the completion of all required safety training
1. Log into the DESSR website to access your safety records HERE
2. Next, create a pdf document or a screenshot of your safety training records.
3. During the application process, you'll be asked to upload your document or screenshot.
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