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.

2017 Schedule

*Denotes buildings not located in Bryan/College Station

August

August 1

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

August 4

10:00am-12:00pm

ALKB - 1105* Houston

COD - 618* Dallas

COP - 246* Kingsville

MRB - 142* Temple

REYN - 163 (map)

August 7

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

August 16

9:00am-11:00am GSC 101C

August 30

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

September

September 7

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

September 12

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

September 15

10:00am-12:00pm

ALKB - 1105* Houston

COD - 618* Dallas

COP - 246* Kingsville

MRB - 142* Temple

REYN - 163 (map)

September 20

9:00am-11:00am

GSC 101A

September 25

2:00pm-4:00pm

GSC 101A

October

October 5

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

October 6

10:00am-12:00pm

ALKB - 1105* Houston

COD - 618* Dallas

COP - 246* - Kingsville

MRB - 142* Bryan

REYN 163 (map)

October 10

9:00am-11:00am GSC 101C

October 16

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

October 26

9:00am-11:00am GSC 101C

November

November 2

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

November 3

10:00am-12:00pm

ALKB - 1105* Houston

COD - 618* Dallas

COP - 246* Kingsville

MREB - 142* Bryan

REYN 163 (map)

November 7

2:30pm-4:30pm GSC 101C

November 13

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

November 29

9:00am-11:00am GSC 101C

 

December 4 1:30pm-3:30pm GSC 101C
December 8 10:00am-12:00pm

ALKB - 1105* Houston

COD - 612* Dallas

COP - 246* Kingsville

MEC - 210* Temple

REYN - 163 (map)

December 12 9:00am-11:00am GSC 101C
December 18 10:00am-12:00pm 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.