What Health and Safety Training Do I Need?

The ultimate answer will depend on your job assignment.  Please discuss this with your supervisor.  You and your supervisor must make the final decision on what safety courses you should complete.  Both the employee and the supervisor should use this information to guide their decision making process. Check for additional information on EHS web (Training Guidelines), when considering computer based training.

The following interactive computer based video courses are currently offered. Pre-enrollment is required. Each course takes an average of 35 minutes. It is highly recommended that a participant completes not more than two courses at a sitting or per day.

  1. Asbestos Hazard Awareness
  2. Bloodborne Pathogen Awareness
  3. Bloodborne Pathogens for Healthcare Demonstration
  4. Back Safety
  5. Confined Space
  6. Decision Driving
  7. Drug Testing Awareness
  8. Electrical Safety: NFPA 70E
  9. Fire Safety
  10. Hazard Communication
  11. HACCP: Food Hazard Prevention
  12. Lab Safety
  13. Ladders and Scaffolding Safety
  14. Laser Safety
  15. Lockout-Tagout
  16. Needlesticks: Avoiding Exposure
  17. Patient Lifting and Transfer
  18. Personal Protective Equipment
  19. Preventing, Slips, Trips & Falls
  20. Respiratory Protection: Air Purifying Respirators

Job Categories: To view the list of courses you need to complete for the year 2009 annual refresher, click on a link below that best describes your job category. Training MUST be completed by end of the quarter indicated for your department unless the Supervisor has made arrangement with the EH&S department for a period outside the three months. Instructions to access the courses.

Academic Personnel/Administrative Staff/Office Worker

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

Date Next Needed

Office Safety/Ergonomics (optional)

Initial and as needed thereafter

x

x

x

as needed

Working with Stress (optional)

Initial and as needed thereafter

x

 

 

as needed 

Art/Theater Personnel                                                                      

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

Date Next Needed

Hazard Communication (ERTK)

Annual

x

X

Nov '10

Ladder Safety

Initial and every 2yrs.

 

 

X

Nov '10

Respiratory Protection

As needed

x

x

x

Nov '10

Preventing Slips, Trips & Falls

Initial and every 2yrs.

 

 

x

Nov '10

Fire Safety

Initial and every 2yrs.

x

x

x

Nov '10

Athletic Trainer/ Physical Therapist/Student Trainers/Athletic Coaches

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

Date Next Needed

Bloodborne Pathogens

Annual

x

x

x

Nov '10

Auto Shop Mechanic/Garage/Transportation

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

Date Next Needed

CSB

SJU

Back Safety

Annual

x

 x

x

March '10

June '10

Bloodborne Pathogens

Annual

x

 x

x

March '10

June '10

Hazard Communication (ERTK)

Annual

x

x

x

March '10

June '10

Personal Protective Equipment

Annual

x

 x

x

March '10

June '10

Laboratory Personnel

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

Date Next Needed

Bloodborne Pathogens (if applicable)

Annual

x

x

Nov '10

Laboratory Safety/CHP

Annual

x

 x

X

Nov '10

Fire Safety

Annual

x

x

x

Nov '10

Custodial Services

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

Date Next Needed

CSB

SJU

Asbestos Awareness

 

x

x

 x

Mar ‘10

Sept '10

Back Safety

Annual

x

x

x

Mar ‘10

Sept '10

Bloodborne Pathogens

Annual

x

x

x

Mar ‘10

Sept '10

Fire Safety

Annual

x

x

x

Mar ‘10

Sept '10

Hazard Communication (ERTK)

Annual

x

x

x

Mar ‘10

Sept '10

Ladder Safety

Initial and every 2yrs.

 

 

x

Mar ‘10

Sept '10

Personal Protective Equipment Annual

x

x

x

Mar '10

 

Preventative Slips, Trips and Falls

Initial and every 2yrs.

 

 

x

Mar ‘10

Sept '10

Food/Dining Services

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

    Date Next Needed

CSB

SJU

Back Safety

Annual

x

x

Mar ‘10

June '10

Bloodborne Pathogen  Awareness

Annual

x

x

Mar ‘10

June '10

Fire Safety

Annual

x

 x

x

Mar ‘10

June '10

Hazard Communication (ERTK)

Annual

x

x

x

Mar '10

June '10
Personal Protective Equipment

Annual

x

x

x

Mar '10

June '10

Preventing Slips, Trips, and Falls

Every 2 years

x

Mar ‘10

June '10

Grounds Keeping/Pesticide Application

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

   Date Next Needed

CSB

SJU

Back Safety

Annual

x

x

Mar ‘10

Sept '10

Fire Safety

Annual

x

 x

 x 

Mar ‘10

Sept '10

Ladder Safety

Initially and every 2 years

 

 

x

Mar ‘10

Sept '10

Hazard Communication (ERTK)

Annual

x

 x

x

Mar ‘10

Sept '10

Nursing/Health Care Workers/Retirement center                 

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

Date Next Needed

Bloodborne Pathogens

Annual

x

 x

 x

June '10

Back Safety

Annual

x

x

x

June '10

Fire Safety (Retirement Center Only)

Annual

x

 x

  x

June '10

Parcel Delivery/Inventory/Warehouse Workers

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

Date Next Needed

Back Safety

Annual

x

x

x

March ‘10

Hazard Communication (ERTK)

Annual

x

x

x

March ‘10

Forklift/Heavy Equipment

Initially and every 2yrs.

x

x

x

 March ‘10

Painter

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

Date Next Needed

Back Safety

Annual

x

x

x

Sept '10

Hazard Communication (ERTK)

Annual

x

x

x

Sept '10

Respiratory Protection

Annual

x

x

x

Sept '10

Ladder Safety

Annual

x

x

x

Sept '10

Residence Halls (RD, RA, FR,)

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

Date Next Needed

Fire Safety

Annual

x

x

x

2010

Preventing slips, trips & falls

Every 2 years

 

 

x

2010

EMS/Fire Fighter/Security

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer based

Date Next Needed

Back Safety

Annual 

x

x

x

June '10

Bloodborne Pathogens

Annual

x

 x

x

June '10

Confined Space

Annual

x

x

x

June '10

Fire Prevention Safety*

 

 

 

 

June '10

Hazard Communication (ERTK)

Annual

x

x

June '10

Ladder Safety*

Every 2 years

 

 

x

June '10

Energy/Lockout Tagout*

Annual

 

 

x

June '10

Respiratory Protection*

Annual 

 

 

x

June '10

*Fire Fighters only

 

 

 

 

 

Life Safety Officers

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer Based

Date Next Needed

Back Safety

Annual

x

x

x

Sept '10

Bloodborne Pathogens

Annual

x

x

x

Sept '10

Fire Safety (Online and Hands-on Training required)

Annual

x

x

x

Sept '10

Hazard Communication (ERTK)

Annual

x

x

x

Sept '10

Ladder Safety

Initial and every 2 yrs.

 

 

x

Sept '10

Personal Protective Equipment

Annual

x

x

x

Sept '10

Preventative Slips, Trips, and Falls

Initial and every 2 yrs.

 

 

x

Sept '10

Liturgical Press

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer Based

Date Next Needed

Back Safety

Annual

x

x

x

Sept '10

Forklift/Heavy Equipment

Initial and every 3yrs.

x

x

x

Sept '10

Hazard Communication (ERTK)

Annual

x

x

x

Sept '10

Ladder Safety

Initial and every 2yrs.

 

 

x

Sept '10

Building Maintenance/Carpenter/Electrician/Plumber/Trade

Training Requirement

Frequency

Video Resources

Classroom or Practical

Computer Based

         Date Next Needed

CSB

SJU

Prev. Maint.

Pwr. Plant

Prev. Maint.

Pwr. Plant

Wood

Asbestos Awareness

Initial and as needed

x

x

 

Mar

'10 

Mar

'10 

Mar

'10 

Sept

'10 

June

'10 

Back Safety

Annual

x

x

x

Mar '10

Mar '10

Sept '10

Sept '10

June '10

Confined Spaces

Annual

x

x

 

Mar '10

Mar '10

Sept '10

Sept '10

June '10

Hazard Communication (ERTK)

Annual

x

x

 

Mar '10

Mar '10

Sept '10

Sept '10

June '10

Fall Protection/Ladder Safety

Every 2 years

 

 

x

Mar '10

Mar '10

Sept '10

Sept '10

June '10

Fire Safety

 Annual

 x

 x

Mar '10

Mar '10

Sept '10

Sept '10

June '10

Forklift/Heavy Equipment

Initial and every 3yrs

x

x

x

 

 

Sept '10

Sept '10

June '10

Energy/Lockout Tagout

Annual

x

x

x

Mar '10

Mar '10

Sept
'10

Sept '10

June '10

Hand and Power Tools- Construction Every 2 years

x

x

x

Mar '10

Mar '10

Sept '10

Sept '10

June '10

Respiratory Protection Annual

x

x

x

Sept '10

Sept '10

June '10

Welding Safety

Every 2 years

x

x

x

 

 

Sept '10

Sept '10

June '10