Thanks to all of you who have already taken our required Voiland College safety training. We are pleased that so many of you have already taken these online courses. Safe conditions and procedures in our laboratories and classrooms are paramount for our students, faculty, and staff, and we are pleased to be taking these positive steps in building a stronger safety culture around the college.

Mandatory online trainings should be completed by all Voiland College faculty and staff by April 1, 2019.

All new employees will need to complete these safety trainings in order to gain laboratory access. Supervisors shall verify their workers’ training either by looking at training certificates provided by the software to the trained individuals or by contacting EHS to verify training completion.

Required safety training for all Voiland College employees (total time: approximately two hours):

  • Back Safety and Injury Prevention
  • Slips, Trips and Falls
  • Emergency and Fire Safety Preparedness
  • Portable Fire Extinguisher Safety
  • Office Ergonomics
  • Asbestos Hazard Awareness (coming soon)
  • University Laboratory Safety – Working Safely

University Laboratory Safety content required for any Voiland College employees who are working in college laboratories. This series of online content replaces the in-person laboratory trainings that have been previously required for laboratory access (total time: approximately 1 hour).

  • University Laboratory Safety – Analyzing Chemical Hazards
  • University Laboratory Safety – Analyzing Physical Hazards
  • University Laboratory Safety – Analyzing Developing and Using Controls
  • Risk Assessment
  • PPE – Eye and Face Protection
  • PPE – Hand Protection

To access, go to Employee Training and Development. Log into WSU’s Training website using your network ID. Find the required courses listed under WSU Safety Courses>WSU Online Safety Courses. If you have questions, please reach out to your unit’s safety committee representative.

Thanks for your continued efforts to ensure the safety of our faculty, staff, and students.

Go Cougs!

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Mary Rezac (preferred pronouns: she/her/hers)
Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture
Washington State University
526 Carpenter Hall
PO Box 642250
Pullman, WA 99164-2250
Phone: (509) 335-5593
Twitter: @VCEA_Dean