Other Work Units Personnel Training

Below is a list of EHS training requirements for clinics, clinical labs, the art department, print shop, etc.

Research Lab and Physical Plant workers have different requirements.

Training NameWhenUpdateTriggerTrainer
Building Emergency Plan ReviewAt the time of hire, or first assignment to a buildingAnnuallyAll building occupants must be trainedBuilding Emergency Coordinator
Bloodborne Pathogens General TrainingAt the time of hire, or first assignmentAnnuallyPotential exposure to human blood, body fluids, tissues, cell linesDEHS
Bloodborne Pathogens - Specific Exposure Control PlanAt the time of hire, or first assignmentAnnuallyPotential exposure to human blood, body fluids, tissues, cell linesSupervisor or Designee
Basic BiosafetyAt the time of hire, or first assignmentEvery 5 YearsLaboratory use of biological hazardousDEHS Online Training
Hazard Communication & Hazardous WasteAt the time of hire, or first assignmentEvery 3 YearsUse of potentially hazardous chemicals

DEHS

Unit-Specific Hazard Communication PlanAt the time of hire, or first assignmentNew hazards or new proceduresUs of potentially hazardous chemicalsSupervisor or Designee
Laser SafetyAt the time of hire, or first assignmentAs required to maintain competencyWorking in the vicinity of lasers, and use or maintenance of Class IIIB or IV lasersDEHS classroom training by request
Radiation SafetyAt the time of hire, or first assignmentAnnuallyWorking with radioactive materialsDEHS
Respiratory ProtectionPrior to use of respirators (including N-95's)AnnuallyRequired use of respiratorsDEHS
Voluntary Use of Respirators (PDF)Prior to voluntary use of respirators (including N-95's)One Time OnlyVoluntary use of respiratorsOSHA Information Sheet
Shipping Hazardous or Infectious MaterialsAt the time of hire, or first assignmentEvery 3 YearsShipping hazardous or infectious materialsOnline Training
Formaldehyde Safety TrainingAt the time of hire, or first assignmentOne Time OnlyUse of formaldehydeDEHS

Department of Environmental Health And Safety

Main Office

1800 Arthur Street

Louisville, Kentucky 40208

Phone

tel (502) 852-6670

fax (502) 852-0880

Department of Environmental Health And Safety

Radiation Safety Office

319 Abraham Flexner Way

Louisville, Kentucky 40202

Phone

tel (502) 852-5231

fax (502) 852-8911

Office Hours

M-F 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

No holiday hours

IH Service Account

dehsih@louisville.edu

IBC Service Account

biosafe@louisville.edu