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Basic Safety Training

All CVM employees must complete basic safety training. Newly hired laboratory personnel must complete all training before work may begin in the laboratory. All other personnel have 30 days to complete training. All employees must have the Safety Compliance Form on file. (For laboratory personnel, this form must be in the laboratory training documentation folder; Facilities maintains their own training.)

Basic safety training must be renewed every 2 years.

To access the online training site for the Department of Environmental Health and Safety go to http://www.k-state.edu/safety/training/

Here is the link to K-State's Safety Polices: http://www.k-state.edu/policies/ppm/3700/3720.html

K-State's guide to emergencies can be found here: http://www.k-state.edu/safety/emergency/ 

For all personnel, the following training is required:

  • Chemical Hazcom Training
  • Fire Safety Training
  • General Ergo Training
  • Office Ergo Training
  • Safe Lifting Training

For all laboratory personnel (research, teaching, service, diagnostic), the following training is also required:

  • Hazardous Waste Training
  • Lab Safety Training
  • Proactive Safety Training

Individuals must view and understand the material presented in the videos listed on the CVM intranet site. The following link will take you directly to these videos. NOTE: These videos are on the CVM intranet; you must log in to view them. These videos are also available for check out at the CVM library, the A&P Research Management Office (Coles 110) and the Clinical Sciences Lab (Mosier O-226).

Individuals must attend one session of the “Hazardous Waste Awareness Class” provided by the Department of Environmental Health and Safety. The schedule for these classes.

Sharps Safety - The University Research Compliance Office grants permission to Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine for use of Video 3 "Sharps Safety" for the purpose of teaching/educating employees and veterinary students in the proper handling of sharps. If you have any questions that arise concerning the use of this video, please contact the Compliance Office at: 532-3224 or by email at: comply@ksu.edu

Safety Compliance Form (PDF)