Revised on
08/08/17 09:37am

Safe Use of Biological Safety Cabinets

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**PLEASE NOTE: The Learning Management Systen (LMS), where trainings are housed, is set up for employees. If you are a student or visiting scholar, you must request access to the system before you can complete your training. Please email to request access to the system.

This 45 minute course is required for anyone who uses a biological safety cabinet for any type of work with infectious agents (human, animal, or plant), human and non-human primate cell culture, or tissues potentially contaminated with any type of infectious agent. Course objectives include:

  • Understanding how biological safety cabinets protect the user, the environment, and the work materials from contamination.
  • Understanding how easily protection can be compromised.
  • Demonstrating best practices for working in a biological safety cabinet.



Course duration estimate:

45 minutes

Required for anyone who uses a biological safety cabinet