EH&S training modules for various topics are found in Moodle Campus.  Login to CamelWeb ---> Moodle ---> Moodle Campus, then select the desired EH&S Training course. Courses currently avalialble are:

  • Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasures (SPCC)
  • Laboratory Safety
  • Laser Safety
  • Hazardous Waste Management


In addition, Connecticut College has access to training resources from United Educators.  With about 1,600 members ranging from large university systems to small, independent K-12 schools, UE is committed to providing the tools to help manage education-specific risks.

Current offerings are:

  • Bloodborne Pathogens: Protecting Yourself on Campus
  • Defensive Driving Strategies: Get There Safely
  • Driver Safety Fundamentals
  • Golf Cart Safety
  • Passenger Van Safety
  • Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls
  • Teaching Science Safely

Login to CamelWeb ---> Moodle ---> Moodle Campus to register and/or access UE courses.


Mold - The U.S. EPA has a training module on mold.


YouTube has a large collection of videos that illustrate various safety practices and procedures, and are used to supplement EH&S training. They are not, however, intended to replace individual instruction from a qualified person. For further assistance, contact the Office of Environmental Health & Safety.

Automatic External Defibrillators (All AED's currently used at Connecticut College)
Lifepak CR Plus (Medtronics/Physio Control) Lifeline (Defibtech)
Powerheart AED G3 (Cardiac Science)  
Laboratory Safety
Experimenting with Danger (U.S. Chemical Safety Board)  Laboratory Glove Removal Technique (Harvard) 
Handling Pyrophoric Materials (Dartmouth College)  Pyrophoric Liquid Safety (UCLA) 
Video Project: Safe Storage of Chemicals (Madiha Zafar) Fume Hood Safety: Do's and Don'ts (Labconco Corp.)
Pipette Safety & Ergonomics (UCLA) Fire Safety in the Lab (UCLA)  
Fire/Life Safety
"How to Use a Portable Fire Extinguisher"  "When Every Minute Counts...Dorm Fire Safety" (United Educators Video)
"Kitchen Fire 411" (How to deal with a grease fire) Related videos (From Campus Firewatch)
"Electrical Fire" (Why "cut" Christmas trees are prohibited)  
Art Safety
"Creating Art Safely - A Six Step Process" (Vimeo and Yale University). Printed copies of a companion booklet for this video is available by contacting EH&S.
Woodshop/Welding Safety
Woodshop Safety Training (John Steinert High School) General Shop Safety (Fox Sr. High School)
Electric Welding Safety: How to be Safe (Way of the Wrench) Gas Welding Safety (Way of the Wrench)