BSL-2 Training Information

  • BL-2 training covers work practices, safety equipment, and facility requirements used to work safely at biosafety levels one and two, including proper use of biological safety cabinets. Incident response and emergency spill protocols are also reviewed.

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Initial In-Class Training
If you have never had BL-2 training, the first session MUST be in the classroom setting. It will be held in the General Services Complex, the specific room is listed by each date, unless otherwise noted. Please bring your UIN to the session to receive credit. Click here to register.

2018 Schedule

*Denotes buildings not located in Bryan/College Station

June

June 7

1:30pm-3:30pm GSC 101C

June 8

10:00am-12:00pm

ALKB - 1105* Houston

COD - 612* Dallas

COP - 246* Kingsville

MRB - 142* Temple

REYN -  163 (map)

June 12

10:00am-12:00pm GSC 101C

June 20

2:00pm-4:00pm GSC 3117

June 25

9:30am-11:30am GSC 101C

July

July 10 1:30pm-3:30pm GSC 101C
July 18 2:30pm-4:30pm GSC 101C
July 20 10:00am-12:00pm

ALKB -1105* Houston

COD - 612* Dallas

COP - 246*  Kingsville

MRB -142* Temple

Reynolds 163 (map

July 26 9:00am-11:00am GSC 101C
August
August 2 2:30pm-4:30pm GSC 101A
August 7 9:30am-11:30am GSC 101A
August 10 10:00am-12:00pm

ALKB -1105* Houston

COD - 612* Dallas

COP - 246* Kingsville

MRB -142* Temple

Reynolds 163 (map)

August 15 1:30pm-3:30pm GSC 101A
August 20 9:00am-11:00am GSC 101A
August 30 10:00am-12:00pm GSC 101C
September
September 6 1:30pm-3:30pm GSC 101C
September 11 2:30pm-4:30pm GSC 101C
September 19 1:30pm-3:30pm GSC 101C
September 21 10:00am-12:00pm

ALKB - 1105* Houston

COD - 612* Dallas

COP - 246* Kingsville

MRB - 142* Temple

Reynolds 163 (map)

September 24 2:00pm-4:00pm GSC 101C

Online Refresher Training

Research staff who are listed on an IBC permit requiring BL-2 refresher training will automatically receive an email notification, starting 6 weeks before their training expiration date, directing them to complete their online training through TrainTraq.

You may contact the Office of Biosafety at 979.862.4549 or biosafety@tamu.edu if you have any questions.