This 4-part workshop series provides UCLA researchers interactive training in identifying, assessing, and mitigating risks in laboratory settings. Developed by EH&S specialists and experts in adult learning strategies this series blends safety theory and practice through engaging hands-on activities, case studies, and group discussions. Connect with other researchers while gaining new skills for managing risk in your environment. Learn and use practical management tools and a risk assessment framework to drive change in your workplace.


Those who attend 3 out 4 of the workshops (in any order) will qualify for an official Safety Certificate from EH&S and the Office of Research Administration (ORA). Enhance your research career, add safety credentials to your resume, and transition from scientist to lab leader!



Lunch will be provided for Workshops I, II, and IV



Spaces are limited; save your seat now by signing up on Worksafe.


2019 Topics

March 2018: Near miss accidents and risk assessment
TBD 2018: Assessing risk and developing mitigation strategies
TBD 2018: Everyday lab safety (join us in the lab!)
TBD 2018: Safety Leadership