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General Lab Training
The agronomy business office hands out a list containing specific documents that should be filled out by each new employee. New employees include temporary undergraduates, graduate students, service personel, post docs, and other Purdue employees. The business if located in Lilly 2-448.
Department of Agronomy Specific Lab Training
A complete copy of the chemical hygiene plan should be printed, the front page filled-out specific to your lab, and the document should be place in the front section of the laboratyr procedures manual. New students should read the chemcial hygiene plan and turn the completion form into their laboratory supervisor.
A complete copy of the personal protective equipment document should be printed and placed in the laboratory safety folder. Apendix B should be filled out for general and specific safety features associated with your laboratory (research and teaching).
Worker Protection Standards
Any employee who will work in the greenhouses or the field must attend a training session before they can perform any work in these related areas. WPS certification is valid for five years. Classes will be offered at the beginning of each semester, in spring and as requested. A certification form will be turned into your supervisor and a duplicate form will be put in your personal files.