Safety In the Laboratory is an intensive one-day short course on the fundamentals of lab safety and how to create a more effective lab safety program.

At this course, you'll learn how to avoid accidents and injuries with simple, practical low-cost solutions.  You'll discover how easy it is to avoid costly and time-consuming litigation associated with negligence suits.  You'll take home the resources needed to understand the fundamentals of lab safety, and to develop or improve your lab safety program. You'll receive the training you need to more effectively train your colleagues.

Topics covered include: The Three Cs of Safety, Effective Safety Programs, The Scope of the Problem, Accidents, Legal Aspects, Planning for Emergencies, Chemical Handling, Storage and Disposal, Biological and Animal Hazards, Eye and Face Protection, Electrical Safety, and Safety Program Planning.

Contact LSI to for more information and to inquire about earning 1-3 Graduate Credits: or 508-647-1900

Registration Fee is $495.  AFQAM members receive a 10% discount (not combinable with other discounts). Enter "AFQAM" at check-out.  Register two people at once and save more.

Who should attend?

  • ANYONE who wants a safer lab
  • Environmental, Health & Safety Professionals
  • Facilities Managers
  • Lab Managers / Supervisors / Workers
  • Researchers
  • Risk Managers/ Operations Managers
  • Safety/Security Directors
  • School Administrators
  • Science, Art & Technology Educators

Registrants Receive:

  • 270 page seminar notebook
  • Certificate of Participation
  • 0.7 Continuing Education Units (CEU's)
  • Graduate credit eligibility
  • ABIH CM Points eligibility
  • Access to our Toll-Free Lab Safety Hotline
  • Discounts future trainings, services, & pubs

Not Included in Tuition: lodging, transportation and meals.

Discussion Topics:

  • Introduction
  • Accidents & Activities
  • Biological & Animal Hazards
  • Chemical Handling & Storage
  • Disposal of Chemicals
  • Electrical Safety
  • Eye & Face Protection
  • Legal Aspects of
  • Safety Planning for Emergencies
  • Safety Program Planning
  • Scope of the Problem
  • Your Most Serious Problem

Important Links:

Cancellation Policy | Credit Application for POs | PDF Downloadable Schedule

Register 60 days early and receive a discount on individual registrations. When registering more than one person please make sure to include all the names and email addresses at check out.

If you would like to have this course at your location, please contact

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  •  October 8, 2018
     8:00 am EDT - 5:00 pm EDT


Venue Website:

21 Atwells Ave, Providence, Rhode Island, 02903, United States