The Department of Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) offers a variety of training programs for University of Alberta personnel. On-line training runs on the EHS Moodle server. Information on accessing your Moodle course can be found on the right-hand section of this page. There is no charge for any on-line program for current University of Alberta staff and students. Please contact us if you are not a current University student or staff member, and we will provide pricing and access information.
After you complete the course material and pass any required assignments and quizzes, you can print your own certificate of completion for most courses.
Training for Laboratory Personnel
EHS has several courses available for research and laboratory personnel. They are open to all University students and staff members who have a valid CCID. More information about individual courses is available by clicking the title:
Laboratory Safety Prequisite: WHMIS
Concepts in Biosafety Prerequisites: WHMIS and Laboratory Safety Training
Chemical Safety Prerequisites: WHMIS and Laboratory Safety Training
Radiation Safety Full Course Prerequisite: Laboratory Safety
Radiation Safety Refresher Course Prerequisite: Radiation Safety Full Course
Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) 101
Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) 102 Prerequisite: a valid TDG 101 certificate.
Access your Moodle course
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Other Safety Training
This course is offered jointly with Facilities and Operations. It is designed for individuals who are Floor Wardens for their work area or Building Wardens. Click here to enroll in Fire Warden training.
Fire Extinguisher Training
This course is offered jointly with Facilities and Operations. It consists of the online material and a practical laboratory session. The couse can be accessed through the EHS Training page.
First Aid/CPR /AED
EHS does not offer first aid/CPR/AED training; training suggestions are provided below: