Research Safety

CS101: Chemical Safety Training

This online course is required for all personnel working in laboratories. Annual repeat as a refresher is recommended.

A BlazerID or XIAS account is required to register for and take the course.

Registration: Follow these registration instructions.

Below you will find reference material and job aids to assist you in working safely with hazardous chemicals. After completing the course, feel free to return here and print any of the material you find useful.

CS 101 UAB Chemical Safety Training Course Material

Are You A Chemical Hoarder?
Basic Chemical Segregation
Chemical Spill Kits
Common Laboratory Chemicals That Should NOT Be Stored Together
Emergency Contacts
How to Read and Understand New Labels
Making Sense Out of Chemical Storage
Mercury Spills
OSHA Pictograms
Procedures for Chemical Spills
Suggested Storage Time Limits for Common Peroxidizable Compounds
Table of Chemicals vs. Gloves
Two Groups of Hazardous Chemicals

Call 205-934-2487 for more information.