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Review the list below for the courses you need.  Please refer to the notes below the list for additional information.  

NOTE: If you cannot access skillsoft, send an e-mail with your full name and FAU UserID to security-training@fau.edu . You must have a valid FAU e-mail and be an active employee or student to obtain access.

Course

Required for

Mode of Delivery

Prerequisites or Additional Requirements for Certification

Training Frequency

How to Access the Training

Animal Facility and Laboratory Safety Awareness

Indirect contact with research animals (work in animal facilities more than 2 times per year.)

Online (Canvas)

Hands-on training with PI

Initial only

Click here to self-enroll in course.

Animal Field Research Safety Overview

Work with research animals in the field

Online (Canvas)

Hands-on training with PI

Initial only

Click here to self-enroll in course.

Asbestos

Work in Utilities, Facilities, and Custodial services

Online (Skillsoft)

None

Annually

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Biosafety Hazardous Waste Handling and Disposal

Work in laboratories, medical clinics, and schools

Online (Skillsoft)

Hands-on training with PI or supervisor

Initial only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Bloodborne Pathogens Awareness

Work in laboratories, medical clinics, and schools

Online (Skillsoft)

Hands-on training with PI or supervisor

Annually

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Confined Spaces 2.0

Work in Facilities and Utilities

Online (Skillsoft)

Special consultation with Industrial Hygienist prior to any entry into a confined space.

Initial only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Diving and Boating Training

Those conducting scientific research requiring boating or diving operations

Varies

Varies

Varies

Click here to move to the Diving and Boating Training Page.

DOT 1-4, Shipping Hazardous Materials: Ground

Employees packaging and/or shipping hazardous materials by ground.

Online (Skillsoft)

None

Every 3 years.

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Fire Extinguisher

Work in laboratory or any employee expected to use a fire extinguisher in the event of a fire.

Online (Skillsoft)

Hands-on training with EHS FIre Safety

Annually

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Fire Safety and Prevention

All FAU personnel, RAs 

Online (Skillsoft)

None

Annually

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

First Aid:  Automated External Defibrillator

None                          Information only

Online (Skillsoft)

Formal certification course required

Information only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

First Aid:  CPR

None                Information only

Online (Skillsoft)

Formal certification course required

Information only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

First Aid:  Medical Emergencies

None                Information only

Online (Skillsoft)

Formal certification course required

Information only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

 Golf Cart Safety

FAU Golf Cart Drivers

Online (Canvas)

None

Initial only

Click here to self-enroll in course.

Food Safety and Handling

FAU employees, students, or volunteers preparing, handling, or serving food.

Online (Skillsoft)

None

Initial only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Hazard Communication

All FAU personnel

Online (Skillsoft)

None

Annually

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Hazardous Material Handling and Storage

Work in Laboratories, Facilities or other functions that handle hazardous materials

Online (Skillsoft)

None

Initial only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Hazardous Waste Generator

Work in Laboratories Facilities or other functions that generate hazardous waste

Online (Skillsoft)

None

Initial only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Hearing Conservation

Work in areas with hazardous noise levels

Online (Skillsoft)

Consultation with EHS Industrial Hygienist

Initial only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

IATA 1-5:  Shipping Hazardous Materials:  Air

FAU employees required to package or ship hazardous materials by Air

Online (Skillsoft)

Consultation with EHS IATA specialist prior to 1st shipment.

Every 2 years

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

 Laboratory Safety Training

Work in laboratories

Online (Skillsoft)

None

Annually

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Laser Safety Training

Work with lasers

Online (Skillsoft)

Hands on training with supervisor

Initial only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

 Lockout/Tagout Training

Work in Facilities and Utilities

Online (Skillsoft)

Hands-on training with supervisor

Initial Only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Non-Ionizing Radiation Safety

Work with non-ionizing radiation

Online (Skillsoft)

Hands-on training with supervisor

Initial only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Office Safety

Work in office environments

Online (Skillsoft)

None

Initial only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Powered Industrial Truck Safety

Work with forklifts

Online (Skillsoft)

Hands-on training with EHS PIT specialist

Every 3 years

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Radiation Safety

Work with ionizing radiation

Online (Skillsoft)

Hands-on training with Supervisor; site consultation with Radiation Safety Officer

Annually

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Respiratory Protection 2.0

Work requiring the use of respiratory protection

Online (Skillsoft)

Consultation with EHS Industrial Hygienist

Annually

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure Plan

Information only; supplimental training to FAU SPCC Program

Online (Skillsoft)

None

Initial only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

Working Safely with Animals

Animal Researchers

Online (Canvas)

None

Initial only

Click here to self-enroll in course.

Workplace Safety Orientation

FAU Newhires

Online (Skillsoft)

Workplace-specific indoctrination with supervisor

Initial only

Click here, then select "Course Library" and select your course.

 

Notes:

For EHS Course Matrix by Job Type, Click Here

For detailed instructions on accessing Skillsoft, Click Here

NOTE:  If you have trouble logging into Skillsoft, send an e-mail with your full name and FAU User
ID to security-training@fau.edu.   You must have a valid FAU e-mail and be an
active employee or student to obtain access.

For any questions regarding EHS training, contact EHS directly at 561-297-3129 or ehs@fau.edu