Contact ehs@carleton.ca if you require help with any of the EHS training courses.

Mandatory Training Courses

All Carleton employees are required to complete the following training courses:

Supervisors must also complete:

Additional Training

Depending on the hazards present in your workplace or your role, you may be required to complete additional mandatory training

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Mandatory for anyone working with or around hazardous materials (i.e. chemicals).
Laser Safety Mandatory for anyone working with or around lasers.
LabSafety Mandatory for anyone working in a lab setting.
Radiation Safety Mandatory for anyone handling radioisotopes.
BioSafety Awareness Mandatory for anyone working with or around biohazardous materials.
Transportation of Dangerous Goods Mandatory for anyone involved in the disposal, transport, shipping and/or receiving of dangerous goods.
Workplace Inspection Mandatory for Supervisors.
Workplace – Specific Hazards
Emergency First Aid and CPR

Non-Mandatory Training

Asbestos Awareness

Fire Safety Awareness

Ladder Safety

Department Specific Training

University department heads are responsible for health and safety training programs specifically related to the work within their area of responsibility.

Environmental Health and Safety can provide information to assist when coordinating specific training needs. For assistance please contact us at extension 3000.