Research Integrity & Safety Support Services

Research Safety Training

The Office of Research Safety (ORS) strives to provide a safe working environment for UGA employees, students and visitors through education, training, on-site audits, meetings, consultations, and recommendations. Training is administered through the Office of Research Integrity and Safety Support Services. The Office of Research Safety works in collaboration with the Environmental Safety Division (ESD) to provide comprehensive training.

Mandatory Training

For those working in any laboratory:

  • Safe Secure Science – Lab Safety Basics (administered through eLearning Commons with UGA MyID and password via Select a Course menu)

For those working with laboratory chemicals:

For those working with radioactive materials:

  • Certified X-Ray Safety Training (administered by ORS)

For those working with lasers:

Additional Training Opportunities

For additional information, please contact the Research Integrity and Safety Support Services at