Biosafety Training

Topics include:

  • types of biological hazards and modes of infection
  • safe microbiological practice as per Australian Standard 2243.3 Safety in Laboratories - Microbiology
  • risk groupings of microorganisms and containment measures
  • use of biological safety cabinets
  • disinfection
  • decontamination and biological waste disposal

Target Audience

This course is for staff and honours and postgraduate students who work with microorganisms and other biological materials.


Kate Noble
OHS Coordinator (Biosafety), University of New South Wales


9.30am - 1.30pm


Ground Floor, Bligh Building (L03B)
Sydney University Village
90 Carillon Avenue, Newtown
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  • 19 July 2011 - Postponed