Hazardous Waste Training

Training is required for any UCCS employee that generates or handles hazardous materials. This training will include information about waste identification, container labeling, and waste storage. This training shall also include emergency procedures, emergency system, and a review of the hazardous materials regulatory requirements set forth by EPA, OSHA and CDPHE.

Training is offered in a classroom setting in the fall prior to the start of the school year. It is also available on line (please note this is the same course as Lab Safety Training:

Training is only available online as a part of the lab safety training on Canvas. Please complete the Safety Training Registration Form and send it to cnorton@uccs.edu.

Once EHS receives the form you will be notified how to enroll in the course.   After you review the course material you will need to complete the online quiz.  Upon successful completion of the quiz (70% or higher), you will need to screen shot your score and provide a copy to your supervisor (digital copies are fine).

If you have any questions or if you do not have a UCCS Canvas account, please contact Cindy Norton x 3212 cnorton@uccs.edu

Initial Chemical Safety Training is required within six months of hire and then annually after that.