Training

The Department of Environmental Health and Safety provides training on a variety of safety-related topics, which can be accessed through Learning Central. We will also develop safety training programs that will meet the individual needs of your department or your work environment in an effort to reduce accidents and meet regulatory requirements. As we update training, this list will also change and update. To learn more, contact EHS at 277-2753.

Upcoming Online Training:

  •  Basics of RMM (30 minutes)
    • First Thursday of every month from 2:00 - 2:30 pm
    • Zoom Meeting ID 937 1514 9242 
    • passcode 443747
    • Research Material Management (RMM) is the web-based chemical inventory program used by UNM and many other universities and industries

  • Hazardous Waste Management (30 minutes)
    • First Thursday of every month from 3:00 - 3:30 pm
    • Zoom Meeting ID 999 7073 4906
    • passcode 640507
    • This course is helpful for anyone who works in a lab/studio/maker space that generates waste that is hazardous (flammable, toxic, corrosive and/or reactive)

Below are the In-Person Training that we offer:

  • 1,2-Dibromo-3-Chloropropane (EHS Dibromo Chloropropane)
  • 1,3-Butadine (EHS Butadine)
  • 13 carcinogens (EHS 13 Carcinogens)
  • Acrylonitrile (Vinyl Cynanide) EHS Acrylonitrile
  • Bucket Truck Training (EHS Bucket Truck)
  • Cadmium (EHS Cadmium)
  • Chromium VI (EHS Chromium VI)
  • Coke Oven Emissions (EHS Coke Oven Emissions)
  • Cryogenics Safety Training (EHS Cryogenics Safety)
  • EHS Hazardous Waste Management Training (EHS Haz Waste Management)
  • Employee Alarm Systems (EHS Employee Alarm Systems)
  • Ethylene Oxide (EHS Ethylene Oxide)
  • Explosive and Blasting Agents (EHS Explosive Agents)
  • Fall Protection (EHS Fall Protection)
  • Fire Extinguisher Training (EHS Extinguisher Training)
  • General Requirements for PPE (EHS General PPE)
  • General Requirements for Welding, Cutting, and Brazing (EHS General Weld, Cut, Braze)
  • Infectious Waste (EHS Infectious Waste)
  • Inorganic arsenic (SRS EHS Inorganic Arsenic)
  • Methylene Choloride (EHS Methylene Choloride)
  • Methylenedianiline (EHS Methylenedianiline)
  • Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals in Labs (EHS Oc Exposure to Haz Chem)
  • Occupational Noise Exposure (EHS Oc Noise Exposure)
  • Pollution Prevention Training (EHS Pollution Prevention)
  • Power Platforms for building maintenance (EHS Powered Platforms)
  • Research Materials Management (EHS RMM)
  • Respirator Fit Test & Training (2021) (EHS Respirator)
  • Safe Handling of Liquid Nitrogen (EHS Liquid Nitrogen)
  • Storage and handling of anhydrous ammonia (EHS Anhydrous Ammonia Safety)
  • Storage and Handling of Liquified Petroleum Gas (EHS Liquefied Petroleum Gas)
  • Vinyl chloride (EHS Vinyl Chloride)

Below is the Online Training that we offer:

  • Aerial & Scissor Lift Safety (EHS Aerial/Scissor Lift Safey)
  • Asbestos Hazard Awareness (EHS Asbestos Hazard Awareness)
  • Behavior Based Safety (EHS Behavior Based Safety)
  • Biosafety Cabinets (EHS Biosafety Cabinets)
  • Bloodborne Pathogens (EHS Bloodborne Pathogens)
  • Chemical Safety (EHS Chem Safety)
  • Chemical Safety Overview (EHS Chem Safety Overview)
  • Chlorine Safety (EHS Chlorine Safety)
  • Cold Stress (EHS Cold Stress)
  • Compressed Gas Safety (EHS Compressed Gas Safety)
  • Confined Space Entry - Permit Required (EHS Confined Space - Permit)
  • Confined Spaces (EHS Confined Space)
  • Disinfecting the Workplace for COVID-19 (EHS COVID-19 Disinfecting)
  • Electrical Safety (EHS Electrical Safety)
  • Emergency & Fire Safety Preparedness (EHS Emergency Fire Safety Prep)
  • Exit Routes (EHS Exit Routes)
  • Eyewashes and Safety Showers (EHS Eyewash and Safety Showers)
  • Fatigue and Stress Awareness (EHS Fatigue and Stress)
  • Fire Extinguisher Safety (EHS Extinguisher Safety)
  • Flammable Liquids (EHS Flammable Liquids)
  • Formaldehyde Safety (EHS Formaldehyde Safety)
  • Fume Hood Safety (EHS Fume Hood Safety)
  • Hand & Power Tool Safety (EHS Hand & Power Tool Safety)
  • Handling Radioactive Materials (EHS Radioactive Materials)
  • Hazard Communication (EHS Hazard Communication)
  • Hazardous Materials Table (EHS Hazardous Materials Table)
  • Hearing Conservation (EHS Hearing Conservation)
  • Heat Stress (EHS Heat Stress)
  • Hydrogen Sulfide Safety (EHS Hydrogen Sulfide Safety)
  • Indoor Air Quality (EHS Indoor Air Quality)
  • Intro to Ammonia Hazards (EHS Ammonia Hazards)
  • Intro to Benzene Hazards (EHS Intro to Benzene Hazards)
  • Intro to Combustible Dust Hazards (EHS Combustible Dust Hazard)
  • Intro to Hexavalent Chromium Hazard (EHS Hexavalent Chromium Hazard)
  • Intro to Hydraulic Safety (EHS Hydraulic Safety)
  • Intro to Loading Dock Safety (EHS Loading Dock)
  • Intro to Mold & Mildew Awareness (EHS Mold & Mildew Awareness)
  • Intro to Pallet Jack Safety (EHS Pallet Jack)
  • Intro to Personal Safety (EHS Personal Safety)
  • Intro to Pressure and Power Washer Safety (EHS Pressure/Power Safety)
  • Intro to Safe Material Storage (EHS Safe Material Storage)
  • Introduction to Biosafety (EHS Intro to Biosafety)
  • Introduction to Radiation Safety (EHS Intro to Rad Safety)
  • Laboratory Compressed Gas Safety (EHS Lab Compressed Gas Safety)
  • Laboratory Safety (EHS Lab Safety)
  • Laboratory Safety Refresher (EHS Lab Safety - Refresher)
  • Ladder Safety (EHS Ladder Safety)
  • Lead Awareness (EHS Lead Awareness)
  • Lifting Safety (EHS Lifting Safety)
  • Liquid Nitrogen Safety (EHS Liquid Nitrogen Safety)
  • Lockout/Tagout (EHS Lockout/Tagout)
  • Machine Guarding (EHS Machine Guarding)
  • Office Ergonomics (EHS Office Ergonomics)
  • Oil Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasures (SPCC) (EHS SPCC)
  • Pandemics: Slowing the Spread (Pandemics: Slowing the Spread)
  • Personal Fall Arrest Systems (EHS Personal Fall Arrest)
  • Portable Fire Extinguisher Safety (EHS Port Extinguisher Safety)
  • Powered Industrial Truck Safety (EHS Industrial Truck Safety)
  • PPE Clothing and Shoes (EHS PPE Clothing and Shoes)
  • PPE Eye Protection (EHS PPE Eye Protection)
  • PPE Hand Protection (EHS PPE Hand Protection)
  • Recombiant DNA (EHS Recombiant DNA)
  • Respiratory Protection (EHS Respiratory Protection)
  • Risk Assessment (EHS Risk Assessment)
  • RMM/Chemical Inventory Mgmt. Software (EHS RMM)
  • Scaffold Safety (EHS Scaffold Safety)
  • Sharps Safety (EHS Sharps Safety)
  • Silica Hazards (EHS Silica Hazards)
  • Slips, Trips & Falls (EHS Slips, Trips & Falls)
  • Stormwater Management (EHS Stormwater Management)
  • Wastewater Management (EHS Wastewater Management)
  • Web TMA Orientation Workshop (EHS Web TMA Orientation)
  • X-Ray Safety (EHS X-Ray Safety)
  • Back Safety (Injury Awareness/Prevention) (EHS Back Safety and Injury Prevention)