Shop & Technical Areas Safety Training Courses

EH&S provides select shop/technical area safety training courses online, in the classroom, and upon request. You can access online training and sign up for classroom training by logging onto worksafe.ucla.edu. Site-specific and exposure-specific training are the responsibility of the Shop/Technical Area Supervisor or managing department. To determine which training is needed, consult the Shop Safety Training Matrix (or, if employed by Facilities Management or Housing & Hospitality Services, consult your specific Training Matrix).

To request training for your shop that is not listed on our training website or to ask a training question, please email the EH&S Shop Safety Coordinator at shopsafety@ehs.ucla.edu.

FUNDAMENTALS OF SHOP SAFETY TRAINING

All shop users (including staff, faculty and students) have access to this introductory course, which covers common hazards, roles and responsibilities, and safe work practices.

HAZARD COMMUNICATION TRAINING

All employees that work with chemicals and/or other hazardous materials outside of a research laboratory setting must take Hazard Communication Training. This online course can be found at worksafe.ucla.edu.

HEAT ILLNESS PREVENTION TRAINING

All employees that work in outdoor environments in the heat must take Heat Illness Prevention Training. This online course can be found at worksafe.ucla.edu.

LOCKOUT/TAGOUT TRAINING

All shop, technical area, and lab employees who perform maintenance, repairs, or troubleshooting of electrical systems and/or machines with multiple energy sources must take Lockout/Tagout training with EH&S Shop Safety. Log on to worksafe.ucla.edu to sign up for a class.