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EHRS Online Training is live at

www.temple.edu/ehrs/onlinetraining

You can read the new system instructions here.

System Status:

  • May 20, 2019: The system is available.
  • If you cannot access the EHRS Online Training, please e-mail kohlerr@temple.edu.
  • Certain users may be prompted to register after signing-in. This is necessary to add a new user to the EHRS database. Please enter ID# (please enter your 9 digit Temple ID ONLY), First Name, Last Name, Phone #, E-mail address, and Worker Type (if not sure, choose OTHER from the drop-down menu).

 

 

Need to know what course(s) you have to take? Click here.

If you are a visitor or volunteer please contact Environmental Health & Radiation Safety at 2-2520 prior to registering for any training sessions.

Click here for more information about being a visitor or volunteer.

Before a minor can work in a laboratory, information must be submitted to Environmental Health & Radiation Safety (EHRS), Risk Management, and Human Resources for review at least 60 days prior to working in the lab. Please review our Minors in a Lab Fact Sheet for the approval process.

 

Initial Safety Training for Researchers (includes Bloodborne Pathogen training module)

Who needs to attend: Anyone who works with hazardous materials (chemical, biological, and/or radioactive) and has not already taken Initial Safety Training for Researchers.

Please contact Dr. Kenlyn Peters, Associate Training Specialist, at kenlyn.peters@temple.edu for additional information and to register.

Please read: PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for all classroom training sessions. Seating is limited -- if you do not register in advance you will not be admitted to the classroom. Please be on time – attendees who arrive later than fifteen minutes will be required to take the course at a later date.

Location information: Initial Safety Training for Researchers training will be held in the Environmental Health & Radiation Safety Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50, 3307 N. Broad Street, Health Sciences Campus).

June 2019

  • Tuesday, June 4 (9 am to noon) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)

July 2019

  • Tuesday, July 2 (9 am to noon) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)

 

Don't need Initial Bloodborne Pathogen training? Then you can complete your Initial Safety Training for Researchers online!

If you don't directly work with or have a potential to be exposed (by working in the area) to human blood, human body fluid, human cell lines, human tissue cultures, lentivirus, and/or animals injected with HIV or Hepatitis B then you don't need to take Initial Bloodborne Pathogen training and you don't need to come to a classroom session. Click here for our online training system to see how you can complete the required training without making an extra trip to the EHRS training center.

Initial Bloodborne Pathogen Training

Who needs to attend: Those who directly work with or have a potential to be exposed (by working in the area) to human blood, human body fluid, human cell lines, human tissue cultures, lentivirus, and/or animals injected with HIV or Hepatitis B. The initial training class must be taken in person.

The Initial Bloodborne Pathogen Training module is included in Initial Safety Training for Researchers. If you are already attending the Initial Safety Training for Researchers course you do not have to sign-up separately for Initial Bloodborne Pathogen Training.

Please contact Dr. Kenlyn Peters, Associate Training Specialist, at kenlyn.peters@temple.edu for additional information and to register.

Please read: PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for all classroom training sessions. Seating is limited -- if you do not register in advance you will not be admitted to the classroom. Please be on time – attendees who arrive late will be required to take the course at a later date.

Location information: Bloodborne Pathogen training will be held in the Environmental Health & Radiation Safety Training Center (3307 N. Broad Street, Room B-50, Health Sciences Campus).

May 2019

  • Wednesday, May 22 (11 am to noon) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)

June 2019

  • Tuesday, June 4 (11 am to noon) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)
  • Tuesday, June 18 (11 am to noon) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)

CEMS Training (Chemical inventory database system)

Who needs to attend: New chemical storage areas that do not have a chemical inventory in CEMS (Temple's online chemical inventory database) OR any other Temple employee who has been assigned chemical inventory management role by their Principal Investigator, Director, etc. There is currently no online version of this class -- it must be taken in person.

Please contact Mr. Ryan Kohler, Systems & Compliance Manager, at kohlerr@temple.edu for more information and to register.

Location information: CEMS training will be held in the Environmental Health & Radiation Safety Training Center (3307 N. Broad Street, Room B-50, Health Sciences Campus).

May 2019

  • Wednesday, May 22 (1 pm to 2 pm) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)

June 2019

  • Tuesday, June 4 (1 pm to 2 pm) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)
  • Tuesday, June 18 (1 pm to 2 pm) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)

Shipping of Dangerous Goods Training

Who needs to attend: Anyone who will be responsible for shipping hazardous materials through any means and has not already received Shipping of Dangerous Goods Training through Temple EHRS. There is currently no online version of this class -- it must be taken in person.

Please contact Ms. Joan DeVastey, Safety Officer, at joan.devastey@temple.edu for more information and to register.

Location information: Shipping of Dangerous Goods training will be held in the Environmental Health & Radiation Safety Training Center (3307 N. Broad Street, Room B-50, Health Sciences Campus).

May 2019

  • Monday, May 20 (10 am to noon) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)

June 2019

  • Monday, June 3 (10 am to noon) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)
  • Monday, June 17 (10 am to noon) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)

Radiation Safety Training

Radiation Safety 6 hour Initial Training

July 2019

  • Thursday, July 11 (9 am to 4 pm) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)

September 2019

  • Thursday, September 12 (9 am to 4 pm) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)

Radiation Safety Annual Refresher Training

June 2019

  • Thursday, June 6 (10 am to 11 am OR 1 pm to 2 pm) Location: EHRS Training Center (Pharmacy-Allied Health Building Room B-50)

Please contact Dr. Kenlyn Peters, Associate Training Specialist, at kenlyn.peters@temple.edu for additional information and to register.

PRE-REGISTRATION is REQUIRED for all classroom training sessions. Please be on time – attendees who arrive later than fifteen minutes will be required to take the course at a later date.

Required Training for Radiation Producing Equipment Users

(Scheduled individually through departments)
- X-ray Users
- Analytical Equipment Users
- Irradiator Users

Fact Sheets

  • Pregnant Worker Counseling
    • The objective of the Pregnant Worker counseling program is to assist women who are childbearing age, pregnant, or nursing, understand the risks and minimize exposure to these hazards in the workplace through education and counseling.

Contact the Environmental Health & Radiation Safety Training Team

If you have additional training questions or need further information, you can contact either Ms. Kisha Grady, Senior Training Specialist, at kgrady@temple.edu or Dr. Kenlyn Peters, Associate Training Specialist, at kenlyn.peters@temple.edu.