Biorisk Management

This course provides an overview of the principles and concepts of safe, secure, and successful biorisk management. The course focuses on fundamentals of biorisk management systems; CWA 15793 laboratory biorisk management; implementing a biorisk management system; and roles and responsibilities for biorisk management. This course is based on the content …

Biohazardous Waste Management

A comprehensive review of identifying and handling biohazardous waste. The course focuses on types of biological waste and associated risks; biological waste management; treatment and disposal methods; typical chemicals, disinfectants and sterilants; as well as validation and efficacy monitoring. This course is based on the content outlined in the International …

Care and Use of Biosafety Cabinets

This course focuses on biosafety cabinet guidelines and standards; types, proper selection, and placement of biosafety cabinets; safe use and maintenance of biological safety cabinets; and certification of biosafety cabinets. This course is based on the content outlined in the International Federation of Biosafety Associations (IFBA) certification exam guidelines for …

Dual Use Research of Concern (DURC)

This course gives an overview of the concept of Dual Use Research of Concern and problems arising from DURC life science research. Course content includes guidelines for overseeing DURC research; the necessity of developing proper communication protocols; and developing a code of conduct for anyone involved with DURC.   Course Learning …