Texas Tech University

TA & lab leadership workshop

 

Registration for this event is now closed. Please visit our Lab Safety Services page to request a training for your lab group or department.

Join EHS for the first annual TA & Lab Leadership Workshop! Dinner will be served, we will do group activities and you will have a chance to win door prizes. You will receive a certificate of completion after the event.

When: Tuesday, August 27th 5:30-7:30PM
Where: SUB Ballroom
Who: Any Teaching Assistant (TA) in a laboratory or workshop space, lab supervisor or Lab Safety Captain

Topics

  • Guidance on how to respond to student injuries and hazardous materials exposure
  • Proper spill clean up procedures for chemicals and biological materials
  • Guidance on other emergency situations (e.g., fire, severe weather,  power outage, etc.)
  • Required EHS reporting of incidents and near-misses
  • PPE requirements and how to address them with your students
  • How to effectively teach safety to your students (or colleagues) in a laboratory setting
  • Recommendations on being an example of safety for your students

Questions can be submitted to ehs.lab.safety@ttu.edu

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