Training Opportunities and Requirements
The following table includes a list of the current biosafety training courses available. Check the training schedule to see when the course is offered next.
|Course Name||Required to Complete Training||Frequency||Course Offering|
|Biosafety Level 2 for Labs||
Personnel working in a Biosafety Level 2 (BSL-2) laboratory, and/or conducting experiments involving infectious agents, human-derived materials, biological toxins or other materials that may contain pathogens.
|2 Years||Microsoft Teams (Schedule)
|Bloodborne Pathogens for Labs||Laboratory personnel conducting experiments involving human-derived materials, such as human blood, body fluids, unfixed tissues, cell lines or other potentially infectious materials that may contain bloodborne pathogens.||Annually||Online (Login)
Use your UofSC username and password to log in.
|NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant or Synthetic Nucleic Acids||Personnel conducting research involving recombinant or synthetic nucleic acid molecules.||3 Years||Coming soon|
|Shipping Biological Materials||
Personnel shipping biological materials to locations outside the university, such as:
|2 Years||Online Shipping Training|
|Bloodborne Pathogens for Non-Laboratory Employees||Personnel with an occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens as a result of performing their job duties||Annually||Contact Buddy Harley at firstname.lastname@example.org
BBP Training Guidance [pdf]
|Bloodborne Pathogens for Non-Laboratory Academic Programs||Students required to complete Bloodborne Pathogens Training as a requirement for their academic program||Determined by Academic Program||
Contact Academic Program Coordinator