Safe Use of Biological Safety Cabinets

Safe Use of Biological Safety Cabinets    

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Course duration estimate: 45 mins

This 45 minute course is required for anyone who uses a biological safety cabinet for any type of work with infectious agents (human, animal, or plant), human and non-human primate cell culture, or tissues potentially contaminated with any type of infectious agent. Course objectives include:

  • Understanding how biological safety cabinets protect the user, the environment, and the work materials from contamination.
  • Understanding how easily protection can be compromised.
  • Demonstrating best practices for working in a biological safety cabinet.

**PLEASE NOTE: The Learning Management System (LMS), where trainings are housed, is set up for employees. If you are a student or visiting scholar, you must request access to the system before you can complete your training. Please email to request access to the system.

Required for anyone who uses a biological safety cabinet.