EH&S training modules for various topics are found in Moodle Campus. Login to CamelWeb ---> Moodle ---> Moodle Campus, then select the desired EH&S Training course. Courses currently avalialble are:
- Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasures (SPCC)
- Laboratory Safety
- Laser Safety
- Hazardous Waste Management
In addition, Connecticut College has access to training resources from United Educators. With about 1,600 members ranging from large university systems to small, independent K-12 schools, UE is committed to providing the tools to help manage education-specific risks.
Current offerings are:
- Bloodborne Pathogens: Protecting Yourself on Campus
- Defensive Driving Strategies: Get There Safely
- Driver Safety Fundamentals
- Golf Cart Safety
- Passenger Van Safety
- Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls
- Teaching Science Safely
Login to CamelWeb ---> Moodle ---> Moodle Campus to register and/or access UE courses.
Mold - The U.S. EPA has a training module on mold.
YouTube has a large collection of videos that illustrate various safety practices and procedures, and are used to supplement EH&S training. They are not, however, intended to replace individual instruction from a qualified person. For further assistance, contact the Office of Environmental Health & Safety.
|Automatic External Defibrillators (All AED's currently used at Connecticut College)|
|Lifepak CR Plus (Medtronics/Physio Control)||Lifeline (Defibtech)|
|Powerheart AED G3 (Cardiac Science)|
|Experimenting with Danger (U.S. Chemical Safety Board)||Laboratory Glove Removal Technique (Harvard)|
|Handling Pyrophoric Materials (Dartmouth College)||Pyrophoric Liquid Safety (UCLA)|
|Video Project: Safe Storage of Chemicals (Madiha Zafar)||Fume Hood Safety: Do's and Don'ts (Labconco Corp.)|
|Pipette Safety & Ergonomics (UCLA)||Fire Safety in the Lab (UCLA)|
|"How to Use a Portable Fire Extinguisher"||"When Every Minute Counts...Dorm Fire Safety" (United Educators Video)|
|"Kitchen Fire 411" (How to deal with a grease fire)||Related videos (From Campus Firewatch)|
|"Electrical Fire" (Why "cut" Christmas trees are prohibited)|
|"Creating Art Safely - A Six Step Process" (Vimeo and Yale University). Printed copies of a companion booklet for this video is available by contacting EH&S.|
|Woodshop Safety Training (John Steinert High School)||General Shop Safety (Fox Sr. High School)|
|Electric Welding Safety: How to be Safe (Way of the Wrench)||Gas Welding Safety (Way of the Wrench)|