Safety Training Information



Types of safety training available in the SMFL.

Class Training

For those taking a lab/class in the SMFL - basic safety training.

Researcher Training

For those that are going to be working independently in the SMFL.  You don't need an active project, but you shouldn't be far from getting one.

 

 

 

 

Chemical Training




Steps to get your safety training - new users


New User - Class Safety Badge

1) Go to RIT's MyCourses

2) Look for the "SMFL Safety" course - It should appear week 2 of the semester.  If you don't see it, email T. Grimsley

3) Read and review the Class Safety training material listed in the contents section. It can also be found here as well.

4) Once you are familiar with this material, go to the quizzes section and take the current quarter's safety quiz.

5) The quiz will grade itself once you submit it. You must achieve a 98% or higher to pass.

6) Once you achieve a 98% or higher, your class safety badge will be placed in gowning.

7) Your badge is good for one year.

 

New User - Researcher Badge

1) Attend a New Researcher Safety Training Class

(red star) schedule is here         

(green star) Sign up here - you must sign up for a session

2) Watch the CSB video "Experimenting with Danger" -  just watch the first 16 minutes.

3) You will be sent a link to the safety test after going through a New Researcher training session - take it.

4) After taking the test, you will receive an email with your next steps. Either to retake the test or to come for a test review.

The training process is not done until you have reviewed the test with T. Grimsley and signed the SMFL Safety Test Review form.

5) Your card and existing tool certifications will be added to the system at this time.



Steps to renew your expired safety badge


Class Safety Badge

1) Go to RIT's MyCourses
2) Look for the "SMFL Safety" course - if you don't see it, email T. Grimsley
3) Read and review the Class Safety training material listed in the contents section. It can also be found here as well.
4) Once you are familiar with this material, go to the quizzes section and take the current quarter's safety quiz.
5) The quiz will grade itself once you submit it. You must achieve a 97% or higher to pass.

6) Once you achieve a 97% or higher, your class safety badge will be placed in gowning.
7) Your badge is good for one year.

 

Researcher Badge

1) Attend a Refresher Safety Training Class

(red star) schedule is here

2) You will be sent a link to the safety test after attending a Researcher Refresher training session- take it.

3) After taking the test, you will receive an email with your next steps. Either to retake the test or to come for a test review.