Introduction to Biosafety

Target Audience: All staff and students required to handle and/or store biohazardous materials or bloodborne pathogens should follow this course.

McGill students & staff click on register online using the McGill Human Resources Staff Development course registration system. Please click here to register online.

Non-Mcgill student registrants please complete and submit the Paying Participant Training Form

Content: Safe laboratory work practices, risk assessments, sterilization and disinfection principles, spill procedures.

Duration: 3 hours (including examination time)

Cost (McGill): Free for McGill Community (students, staff and faculty). When registering using the on-line registration system you will be prompted to enter a FOAPAL - no FOAPAL is required therefore leave the field blank.

Cost (Non-McGill): $150.00 per person plus applicable taxes for Non-McGill participants.

E-Certification Status, please note: If you read "sent" and have not received your copy, please email ehs [at] mcgill [dot] ca, along with the course date and your ID.

English Sessions  
Date Time Location / Language  
Downtown Campus Locations  

Spring & Summer 2017

E-certificate Status*

(See above)

May 12, 2017 (Friday) 14h to 17h Stewart Biology, Amphitheatre S 1/3

e-certificate sent (June 6)

June 9, 2017 (Friday) 9h to 12h

3610 McTavish, Room 430

exams correction done, no one failed. Bravo! e-certification are not ready (June 9)
July 3, 2017 (Monday)

9h to 12h

3610 McTavish, Room 430

August 22, 2017 (Tuesday)

9h to 12h

3610 McTavish, Room 430

Macdonald Campus Locations  

Fall 2017


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