As a graduate student in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, you must complete a series of Health and Safety requirements.

When you have completed all of your Health and Safety requirements, print off and fill out the Researcher’s Declaration & Supervisor’s Acknowledgement form (PDF) and return it to the Graduate Studies Coordinator, located in E2-2328A.

1. Complete four online training modules from the Training Programs page, on the Safety Office web site.

  • SO 2017 Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) 2015
  • SO 1001 Employee Safety Orientation
  • SO 1081 Workplace Violence Awareness
  • SO 1010 Laboratory Safety

2. Read Policy 34

3. If you are working in a lab, you must also complete laboratory-specific orientation training. Please contact the laboratory technician who works in your specific research group in order to set up this training.

Structures Lab
Doug Hirst

Geotechnical Lab
Anne Allen

Hydraulics and Hydrology Lab
Terry Ridgway

Environmental Lab
Mark Merlau, Mark Sobon