The goal of this course is to ensure compliance with Federal and State medical waste regulations by those generating, handling, or signing for the removal medical waste at UAB. The focus of this course is on medical waste generated or handled in research every three years of if regulations change. This course meets the United States Department of Transportation (US DOT) training requirements for anyone that offers medical waste to a contractor for transport from UAB facilities.


Registration: Follow these registration instructions.

Below you will find reference material and job aids to assist you in handling and packing medical waste. After completing the course, feel free to return here and print any of the material you find useful.
Call 205-934-2487 for more information.