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Upcoming biosafety training


29 September 2011

Training is available on Thursday 20 October for staff and honours/postgraduate students on working safely with biological organisms in 'physical containment level 2' (PC2) laboratory facilities.

Topics include:

  • biosafety legislation
  • the risk assessment process
  • practical requirements for working safely in a PC2 facility.

By the end of this course participants will be able to understand the risk groupings of micro-organisms, biological hazardous materials, and appropriate containment measures. Interested participants can find further information on what the course covers and can enrol via CareerPath in myHRonline or the 'Training' page on the Occupational Health and Safety website. Places are limited.