Laboratory Safety

$10.00 = 1yr access & certificate

This Laboratory safety training provides the knowledge needed to work safety within a laboratory environment.

Duration Approx | 30 minutes



Laboratory work poses a wide variety of potential hazards including chemical, biological, physical, radioactive hazards, as well as musculoskeletal stresses.

Therefore, Laboratory safety training is vital in order that staff are both fully aware of the hazards around them and know how to work in such a way that hazards don’t lead to an injury or incident.

Course Aims

Help create a safety laboratory by providing the knowledge needed to staff to keep themselves and others safe.

What you will learn

| Understand COSHH regulations

| Understand safe working equipment

| Understand harmful chemicals

| Know how to identify and use appropriate equipment

| Know the best laboratory housekeeping practices

| Know basic fire safety protocols

| Know basic first aid protocols

Laboratory Safety Accreditation

Course content

Module 1 | Laboratory Safety

COSHH Guidelines




Module 2 | General Safety

Potential Hazards

Handling Equipment

Using Appropriate Equipment



Fire Safety

Most Common Hazards

Module 3 | PPE

Legal Requirements

PPE for Lab work

First Aid


Why take the Laboratory Safety Training course?

As an employer you have a legal duty to communicate to laboratory staff the hazards that they are exposed to.  This requirement comes from the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (OSH Act).

The standard requires evaluating the potential hazards of chemicals, and communicating information concerning those hazards and appropriate protective measures to employees.

This course can be adapted to include your own specific laboratory requirements and hazards.

Ideal For

All employees who work in a laboratory,.


Lab safety eLearning


Successful completion of the Laboratory safety training course requires  delegates to achieve over 80% in the final course assessment.  

| Self-print completion certificate emailed on completion

| Unlimited assessment re-takes

| Digital Badge – displays in you echo3education profile and option share on social media.  

Benefits of Laboratory Safety Training fromecho3education

| Accelerated Learning

| Digital Badge – share your achievement on Linkedin

| Self-print certificate emailed on successful completion

| Flexible assignment and reporting options | +44 131 661 8253

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Further Information

Checklist for avoiding accidents in a laboratory – [OSHA]