Lab Safety

Understand the additional risks associated with working in a laboratory

Key Learning Points:

  • Why laboratory safety is so important
  • The local safety information that should be available to them
  • The common hazards that may be found within a laboratory, and how to handle these
  • How correct behaviours can keep the workplace safe
  • The different types of protective equipment, and when it is appropriate to use them
  • When and how to administer basic first aid for common laboratory injuries
  • What actions to take in case of an emergency

Course Overview

The course will provide an overview of the additional risks associated with working in a laboratory; common hazards, the appropriate handling of laboratory equipment and substances, the different types of protective equipment, and basic first aid and evacuation tips in the event of an emergency.

You’ll be touring three fictional labs and tasked with earning safety tokens by providing the correct advice for key health and safety issues.

Course Details

  • Course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

Course Contents

Our Lab Safety course is broken down into four modules, including an assessment at the end. These are:

Our Lab Safety course is broken down into four modules, including an assessment at the end. These are:

1 – Introduction

This section outlines the common risks associated with working in a laboratory, and how these can impact the safety of laboratory workers.

2 – Hazard Awareness

This section helps you identify common laboratory hazards and the importance of following risk assessments and instructions.

3 – Safe behaviours

This section outlines dress codes, behaviours and the different types and purposes of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment).

4 – Accidents & Emergencies

This sections helps you identify important laboratory safety equipment.

This course is published by Cylix

Tailored versions of the courses are available for the following sectors

Compatible for

Any Workplace

Public Sector

University/HE

College/FE

School

Fire & Rescue

The Assessment

The Test your knowledge topic contains a number of multiple-choice questions which form a short assessment. A pass mark of 80% is required to successfully complete the course.

2 Ways of Purchasing

You can purchase our courses individually or for even better value you can purchase the complete range of Compliance, Health and Safety or Performance Management courses in one neat bundle.

1. Individual Licenses

If you buy courses on an individual bases you pay a price per learner, per course per year. You can run these courses on your own LMS if Xapi/SCORM compliant or you can take them online.

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2. Complete Bundle

Buy all of the Compliance, Health and Safety or Performance Training courses in one great value package and receive unlimited benefits including our AI driven Learning Experience Platform, Astute.

1. Individual Pricing

Number of Learners Cost (per year)
1 - 10
£34.50 / per learner
11 - 20
£29 / per learner
21 - 50
£23 / per learner
51 - 100
£17.50 / per learner
101 - 150
£11.50 / per learner
150+
Exchange rates are updated regularly but are only intended as a guide.

2. Complete Bundle Pricing

If you buy all the Compliance, Health & Safety or Performance Training in a complete bundle, all features come as standard, no matter the size of your organisation!
Number of Learners Cost (per year)
50 - 100
£34.50 / per learner
101 - 200
£29 / per learner
201 - 300
£24.50 / per learner
301 - 400
£21 / per learner
401 - 500
£17.50 / per learner
501 - 750
£14.50 / per learner
751 - 1000
£11.50 / per learner
1001 - 2500
£9.50 / per learner
2501 - 5000
£7 / per learner
5000 - 10,000
£6 / per learner
10,000 +

Included Features

  • All courses in our catalogue
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  • Branded, downloadable posters
  • Customise Course Content for Your Team
  • Regular course updates
  • Dedicated Account Manager
  • Unlimited help desk support
Exchange rates are updated regularly but are only intended as a guide. Prices are based on a 2 year contract.

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