Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) should be contacted for training requirements and further instruction.
General and specialized training is required before working in Rice University laboratories. Substitution of training from other organizations or institutes is not accepted as formal training since operational guidelines, emergency procedures, and waste management protocols are unique to Rice.
All training courses are required ANNUALLY.
Initial trainings are in person and may be scheduled by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. Annual refresher courses is available online. For more information visit https://rice.bioraft.com/raft/training/courses
Animal Biosafety: Complete the required Animal Biosafety module and associated quizzes. You may self-enroll for the online training through Canvas Catalog at https://catalog.rice.edu/browse/sparc/courses/citi-program. Review of the required materials and completion of the quizzes will take about 30-35 minutes per module. You do not have to complete the course all in one session. A cumulative score of 80% is required to pass.
For questions regarding IBC training, please contact the IBC Compliance Administrator in the Office of Sponsored Projects and Research Compliance.