Science Lab Safety
PIMMS, as part of the Connecticut Science Safety Network, hosts an annual series of science safety workshops for teachers and administrators. Workshops will now be located at the PIMMS office at 51 Green Street, Middletown. Our instructor is Dr. Ken Roy of Glastonbury Public Schools. Dr. Roy is an authorized OSHA instructor, science safety consultant for the National Science Teachers Association, and a safety editor/columnist.
You can register online at the Connecticut Interlocal Risk Management Agency (CIRMA) website under Training & Education Programs.
*Please note the times of each workshop. Also, each flyer below will have more specifics about the content and the minimum enrollments.
September 11 2014 - Science Lab Safety and Liability
October 2, 2014-Globally Harmonized Systems
October 23, 2014 - Hazardous Chemical Management with a stronger focus on Chemical Storage
November 13, 2014 - Chemical Hygiene Plan (4-Hour, smaller cap due to one-on-one nature of workshop)
December 11, 2014 - Chemical Hygiene Officer Training
February 12, 2015 - STEM Safety (a new workshop with focus on technology education)
March 5, 2015 - Safety in the Arts
March 19, 2015- Science Safety for Special Education Teachers
April 2, 2015 - SNOW DAY
Workshops sponsored by the CT Science Safety Network in association with the:
- Connecticut Interlocal Risk Management Agency
- Connecticut Science Teachers Association
- Connecticut Science Supervisors Association
- Connecticut State Department of Education
- Connecticut Valley Section of the American Chemical Society
- Project to Increase Mastery of Mathematics and Science of Wesleyan University