Laboratory Safety Compliance Online

30 minutes
Course Cost: 
Course mode: 
Self-paced online

Intended audience

This course is required for University principal investigators (PIs), laboratory chemical hygiene officers (CHOs), laboratory instructors, and other laboratory supervisors in research and teaching laboratories. The Laboratory Safety Practices Webinar is required after completing this course.


This online training course provides background material on regulatory and policy requirements and expectations of PIs and in supervisory roles in the research or teaching laboratory. The course covers how to assemble a chemical hygiene plan by augmenting the UW Laboratory Safety Manual with laboratory-specific information.

Regulations and resources

WAC 296-828

UW Laboratory Safety Manual

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
  • To request safety training in a language other than English, please contact EH&S training at 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


EH&S Training Contact

(206) 543-7201