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Module1: Before You Enter the Lab

We know that you might be excited to get started, but there are some basic safety precautions for working in the lab that you need to know. In this module, you will learn about personal protective equipment (PPE) and general laboratory safety precautions for the lab.

Chapter 1

Duration 5min 47sec

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Guidelines

You will learn how to best protect yourself when working in biosafety level 1 (BSL-1) and biosafety level 2 (BSL-2) laboratories. These guidelines cover properly using gloves, lab coats, goggles, and tips for proper dress in the laboratory.

Chapter 2

Duration 7min 54sec

Lab Safety Guidelines for BSL-1 and BSL-2 Laboratories

You will learn general safety measures for laboratories operating at BSL-1 and BSL-2, building upon the previous PPE protocol.