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FACULTY OF INDUSTRIAL SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY

Laboratory Safety Management

BSF1212

LABORATORY SAFETY MANAGEMENT

CREDIT : 2 CREDITS

PRE-REQUISITE : -

Synopsis

This course exposes students to basic concepts of industrial and laboratory safety. Topics include quality systems (Good laboratory Practice and ISO/IEC 17025) for laboratory management, occupational health & safety and acts and related regulations. Students will be introduced to laboratory and industrial safety, laboratory and industrial accident, safety policy and procedure, emergency response plan, introduction to basic toxicology and first aid.

Course Outcomes

1. Explain the basic concepts of industrial and laboratory safety

2. Apply the information of quality systems and safety policies, procedures and laboratory safety manual based on a task given

3. Relate hazard communication and emergency preparedness and response

4. Report the laboratory and industry functions to comply with safety rules and regulations, write a laboratory safety manual and work in a team for a task given.

 

Course Structure: BAppSc (Hons) Industrial Biotechnology