Are you ready for students in the lab? This course is designed to assist teachers to develop a laboratory improvement plan including management, clean-up procedures, safety procedures, and meeting monitoring agency mandates. Participants will be introduced to a variety of techniques that will enable you to evaluate and manage your lab effectively and efficiently. Join us as we identify a variety of practical steps you can take to ensure that your students are safe in the laboratory and that you are protected.
NOTE: There is homework associated with this class if you wish to earn ADE credit.
Objectives-Analyze legal considerations influencing laboratory safety
-Create or adopt general laboratory safety rules and procedures
-Identify procedures for developing and issuing safety tests
-Identify appropriate personal protective equipment
-Identify best practices for a layout that ensures effective management and safety in a laboratory
-Identify appropriate safety equipment, signage and striping
-Develop a plan for regular inspection and maintenance of equipment
-Establish standards for quality workmanship
-Identify best practices for effective demonstrations