Biosafety Training - For Users



All persons working with infectious agents or material
(3 hour duration)

Non Users - contact

The emergence of biotechnology and inter-disciplinary research requires safe work practices and responsible waste disposal if we are to protect our personnel and the environment. The objectives of this training are to:

  • discuss practical and theoretical issues regarding the use of Biohazardous agents;
  • understand the various elements that ensure proper Biosafety in labs;
  • review the requirements of Public Health Agency of Canada's New Biosafety Guidelines; and
  • review the University of Ottawa's Biosafety Program and requirements.


  • Interim Training - contact
  • A User Registration Form must be completed and sent to ORM. Approval is required prior to being authorized to work with biohazardous material (Form available from

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Tel: 613-562-5892 X3153


Bureau de la gestion du risque


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