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Wilfrid Laurier University Safety, Health, Environment & Risk Management
May 1, 2016

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Training Session Descriptions



All of the training courses provided or coordinated by SHERM are listed below. If you do not see a specific training session scheduled please contact the individual indicated for that training. If youwould like to set up a specific session for your department please complete a Departmental Request Form.

Training Listed by Category

New Employee Required Training

On MyLs
- Health and Safety Orientation for New Supervisors
- Health and Safety Orientation for New Employees
- Young Worker Health and Safety Orientation

Student Health and Safety Training

- Biosafety Training
- Compressed Gas Cylinders Training(on MyLS)
- Fire Extinguisher Training
- Fire Extinguisher Training for Food Services
- Fire Safety Awareness for Dons(on MyLS)
- Kitchen Fire Safety
- Laboratory Safety
- Laser Safety Training
- Office Ergonomics (available in class or on MyLS)
- Pandemic Awareness Training
- Prepare Training
- Radiation Safety
- Training for Biology Graduate Students
- WHMIS Training
- Young Worker Health and Safety Orientation

Support Staff Specific Training

- Bloodborne Pathogens Awareness for Support Staff
- Support Staff Working in Laboratories

Manager/Supervisor Specific Training

- Health and Safety Orientation for New Employees & Supervisors
- Manager Training on Workplace Inspections
- Laurier Supervisor Health & Safety Awareness Training
- OHSA & the Competent Supervisor

JHSC/AWM Specific Training

- AWM Workplace Inspection Training

General Health and Safety Training

- First Aid and CPR-B Certification
- Fork Lift Safety
- Housekeeping
- Ladder Safety
- Laurier Worker/Supervisor Health & Safety Awareness training
- Lockout/Tagout
- Prepare Training (formerly Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training)
- Pandemic Awareness Training
- Slips, Trips and Falls
- WHMIS Training (on MyLS)
- Workplace Violence and Harassment Prevention (available in class or on MyLS)

Designated/Hazardous Material Training

- Asbestos Awareness
- Designated Substances
- Mould Awareness Program
- Respiratory Protection

Ergonomic/MSD Prevention Training

- Office Ergonomics (available in class or on MyLS)
- Ergonomics & MSD Prevention for Facilities Staff
- Manual Material Handling

Fire/Electrical Safety Training

- Fire Safety Awareness Training for Dons
- Building Evacuation Coordinator/Emergency Warden Training
- Fire Extinguisher Training
- Fire Safety Requirements for Ignitable Liquids
- Safe Management of Electrical Appliances
- Workplace Electrical Safety Training

Laboratory Safety Training

- Compressed Gas Cylinders (on MyLS)
- Health & Safety Workshop for PS499
- Health & Safety Workshop for Psychology Researchers
- Instructional Assistant Workshop
- Laboratory Safety
- Radiation Safety
- Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG)
- WHMIS Training (on MyLS)

Training Listed Alphabetically

A Asbestos Awareness
AWM Workplace Inspection Training
Biosafety Training
B Bloodborne Pathogens Awareness for Support Staff
Building Evacuation Coordinator/Emergency Warden Training
C Compressed Gas Cylinders Training (on MyLS)
D Designated Substances
E Ergonomics & MSD Prevention forFacilities Staff
F Fire Extinguisher Training
Fire Safety Requirements for Ignitable Liquids
Fire Extinguisher Training for Food Services
Fire Safety Awareness for Dons(on MyLS)
First Aid and CPR-A Certification
Fork Lift Safety
H Health & Safety Orientation for New Employeesand Supervisors
Health & Safety Workshop for PS499
Health & Safety Workshop for Psychology Researchers
Housekeeping
I Instructional Assistant Workshop
K Kitchen Fire Safety
L Laboratory Safety
Ladder Safety
Laser Safety
Laurier Supervisor Health & Safety Awareness Training
Laurier Worker Health & Safety Awareness Training
Lockout/Tagout
M Manager Training on Workplace Inspections
Manual Material Handling
Mould Awareness
0 OHSA & the Competent Supervisor
Office Ergonomics(available in class or on MyLS)
P Pandemic Awareness Training
Prepare Training (formerly Non Violence Crisis Intervention Training)
R Radiation Safety
Respiratory Protection
S Slips, Trips and Falls
Support Staff Working in Laboratories(Laboratory Safety for Support Staff)
Safe Management of Electrical Appliances
T Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG)
Training for Biology Graduate Students
W WHMIS (Availableon MyLS)
Workplace Electrical Safety Training
Workplace Violence & Harassment Prevention Training (availablein class or on MyLS)
Y Young Worker Health & Safety Orientation