Center for Neuroscience Health and Safety Program
Complete the Volunteer Form (if you are a volunteer)
Complete the Oath of Allegiance (if you are a volunteer)
Required to pass the "Livescan" background check with Campus Police
Read Safety Net #148- Office Safety and Training
Trained to perform specific office/lab duties and knows the associated hazards with each function
Know the location of the First Aid Kit
Know the location of the fire extinguishers and fire alarm pull stations
Has completed online training course Lab Safety for Support Personnel - if applicable
Take the Laboratory Safety Training with Diane Hoffmann to fulfill local, county, state and federal requirements for general safety, basic laboratory safety, biosafety, bloodborne pathogens, medical waste, chemical safety, radiation compliance, ergonomics and active shooter
Take the UC Davis Biosafety Level 2 - online course to satisfy training for safe handling of infectious agents, medical waste and recombinant DNA constructs
Read the UC Davis Chemical Hygiene Plan located within the UC Davis Laboratory Safety Manual
Read the laboratory's "Laboratory Safety Plan" (optional) formerly called the "Chemical Hygiene Plan"
Read the chemical SOP's (control banded) if applicable
Read the "Emergency Chemical Spill Procedure" Safety Net #13
Know the location of the Emergency Chemical Spill kit in the lab
Know the location of the laboratory Chemical Inventory print out from the most recent Chemical Inventory Systems (CIS) update.
Know the location of the Safety Data Sheets (SDS) in the lab, and knows how to access SDS on line.
Know the location of the emergency eyewash and shower stations and has read the "Emergency Eyewash and Shower Testing," Safety Net #66
Know the location of laboratory specific standard operating procedures (SOP), protocols, solution preparation recipes, etc.
Take the online class Safe Use of Biological Safety Cabinets if applicable.
Take the online class Fume Hood Safety if applicable.
Take the online class Controlled Substances if applicable.
Volunteers only (background checks for employees are initiated during the payroll process):
Complete a background check:
2. Submit the form to the CNS Safety Manager for authorization
4. Bring the completed form with you to your appointment
Take the online course Animal Care and Use 101 (ACU 101); give a copy of the training record to the Lab Manager
Document proper training in animal handling or aseptic technique; sign up for a class if necessary
Have the lab manager or PI initiate the online Risk Assessment/Health Surveillance for Occupational Health Services.
Read the animal use protocol and document that it has been read.
Has read the appropriate SOP's and related documentation for the specific tasks to be performed
Know the location of the Primate Exposure Kit
Complete the online course Zoonosis of Non-human Primates.