Fume Hood Training - Online

20 minutes
Upon initial assignment
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This course will train you on safe work practices when using a fume hood, including planning experiments for the fume hood; preparing, operating, and maintaining the fume hood; and understanding features and work practices for specific fume hoods.

Accommodations and language services 

The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodations to individuals who need them. 

  • To request a disability accommodation, please contact the UW Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 (V), 206-543-6452(TTY), or email at dso@uw.edu. 

  • To request safety training in a language other than English, please contact EH&S training at ehstrain@uw.edu and notify your supervisor. EH&S will work with you and your supervisor to arrange for interpretation or translation services. 

  • For other accommodation requests, please contact EH&S Training at ehstrain@uw.edu.  

Intended Audience 

Scientists, researchers, teaching assistants and others who use a fume hood in their education or work


EH&S Training Contact

(206) 543-7201