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Laboratory Safety: Safe Handling of Laboratory Glassware

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Course Format
Video on Demand  
Video On Demand
Product ID
marclgla_vod
Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
0.0
Training Time ?
13 to 19 minutes
Language(s)
English
Video Format
Standard Definition Wide
Devices Supported
Browsers Supported
Android, Chrome, Internet Explorer 9, Internet Explorer 10, FireFox, Safari Mac OS, Safari iOS, Blackberry
Required Plugins
None
Number of Lessons
8
Quiz Questions
6
Question Feedback
Wrong Answer Remediation
Downloadable Resources
Interactive Producer
Mastery Technologies, Inc.
Original Content Producer
Marcom, Ltd
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Overview

Glass is fragile and can easily be scratched, cracked, or shattered. This training video teaches lab workers how to avoid accidents by handling glassware safely, and what to do if an accident occurs.

Viewers learn the importance of using laboratory glassware only for the purpose it was designed for. For example, workers should consult material safety data sheets (MSDS) to be sure the containers are compatible with the chemicals being used. Also, only glassware designed to withstand extreme temperatures should be used for heating. This course emphasizes that glassware should always be inspected for chips, cracks, and scratches prior to use, and explains why protective gear should be worn. It also shows how to properly clean and store glassware.

This safety training course is filled with practical information for everyone who works in a lab. Learn how to safely handle glassware by watching and following the advice given in this video.

This course is in the Video On Demand format, to read about Video On Demand features click here.

  • Install on any SCORM LMS
  • Full-screen video presentation
  • Print certificate and wallet card
  • You have 60 days to complete the course
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Audience

Everyone who works in a laboratory

Topics
The course presents the following topical areas:
  • Introduction
  • General Safety Practices
  • Handling Glassware
  • Cutting & Bending Glass Tubing
  • Glassware & Vacuum Operations
  • Preventing Accidents
  • Cleaning Up Accidents
  • Review

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