The Office of Environmental Health and Safety provides health and safety training, and information to ensure compliance with all applicable environmental health and safety standards.

The employing department shall define which positions within their department require training and ensure that employees attend specified training. Employees are expected to attend all required trainings and observe established policies.

Biosafety training and information is accessible on Carleton’s IBC Training page (that also links to St. Olaf’s Biosafety page). 

Carleton Training

  • Minnesota Employee Right to Know (MERTKA) & Blood-borne Pathogens – 3rd Thursday monthly, 10 am–12 noon in Sayles-Hill 251
  • Fall Protection – January
  • PPE – February
  • Chain Saw & Confined Space – March
  • Pesticide Awareness & EPA – April
  • Ergonomics/OSHA General Duty – generally in May
  • SPCC – June
  • Title IX – July
  • Haz Comm, Asbestos, Ladder, Fire – August
  • Fire Safety with RAs – September
  • Hearing Protection – September
  • Welding & Compressed Gases – November
  • Radiation Safety, BBP, LOTO, Train-the-Trainer on the Lifts – December

National Training