Texas Tech University

TA & lab leadership workshop

Join EHS for the third TA & Lab Leadership Workshop! The fall 2020 workshop will be held virtually on Zoom. Invitation and workshop materials will be sent after registration and prior to the event.


Time Option 1: Thursday, August 27th 5:30-7 PM
Time Option 2: Friday, August 28th 3-4:30PM
Where: Zoom
Who: Any Teaching Assistant (TA) in a laboratory, studio, or workshop space, lab supervisor or Lab Safety Captain

Registration is now closed. Email ehs.safety.training@ttu.edu with questions about future workshops. 


  • Overview of COVID-19 procedures
  • 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
  • How to effectively conduct a risk assessment

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