EHS Online Safety Training

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EHS Safety Training Courses are AVAILABLE on CANVAS or MyTalent. Blackboard has been discontinued.


KU-EHS would like to encourage all departments, schools and individual instructors to make the switch from Blackboard to Canvas now. All our Blackboard training is NO LONGER AVAILABLE as of JULY 1, 2022.

All student training records in Blackboard will still be available on My Grades until Fall 2024.

Click here to get started in Canvas or here for MyTalent.


Canvas Access Information

MyTalent Learning (KU Employee) EHS Safety Training Access Information

EHS Safety Training Course List

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You must manually self-enroll to access content in Canvas. See self-enrollment instructions below. (Requires KU login/password and Course Access link. See instruction 3.)

Canvas Self-Enrollment Instructions

  1. Open another browser tab and log into Canvas with your KU Online ID.
  2. Select desired EHS Canvas course to enroll from Table 1 below.
  3. Request Course Access Link Code here.
  4. Click the desired course link you want to enroll that you received by email.
  5. Click the Enroll in Course Button.
  6. The course should now appear in your dashboard.

Table 1

ID Number Course Name
EHS001 EHS Safety Training Courses
EHS002 ISB EHS Safety Training Course
EHS003 School of Engineering EHS Safety Training Courses
EHS004 School of Pharmacy EHS Safety Training Courses
EHS005 School of Architecture and Design

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MyTalent Learning (KU Employee) EHS Safety Training Access Instructions


My Learning Catalog page

  1. Log into myKU or with your KU ID.
  2. Click the Employees page.
  3. Click the or locate the Talent Development Login link in the Learning & Development box.
  4. Open the Learning page by clicking MyTalent Learning icon or from the top-left dropdown menu.
  5. Locate the Find Learning box and click the Browse all courses link.
  6. Click Browse by Topics --> Environment, Health and Safety
  7. Select desired course and click the Assign to Me button to take course.

View User MyTalent LMS tutorial

Managers and supervisors can assign EHS safety training courses to their subordinates through the MyTalent portal.

View Supervisors-Management tutorial

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Other Canvas issues? Student troubleshooting resources, click here. KU IT Educational Technologists are also available M-F, 8 am - 5 pm. Phone: 785-864-2600. Email:


After Hours - Contact the KU IT Customer Service Center. Phone: 785-864-8080. Email:

Questions regarding EHS training information and programs should be directed to Sean Hadley. 


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EHS Online Safety Training Courses

ABSA Animal Care Biosafety Videos

Aerial Lift Safety

Angle Grinder Safety

Art Safety 101

Articulated Ladder Safety

Back Safety 101

Back Safety 102: Back Safety for Custodians, Landscapers, and Maintenance Workers

Biological Safety Cabinets

Biosafety 101

Bloodborne Pathogens

Building Rooftop Safety

Centrifugation Hazards

Chemical Fume Hoods

Chemical Segregation and Storage

Circular Saw Safety

Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety

Confined Spaces

Crane Rigging Safety

Cryogenics Safety

Custodian Safety

Disposable Filtering Respirators

DOT HAZMAT General Awareness

DOT Safety Training for Handling and Transporting Hazardous Materials

DOT Transportation Security Awareness

EHS Hazard Awareness

Electrical Safety in the Laboratory

Electrical Safety 101

Electrical Safety 201

Fall Protection

Fire Safety and Extinguishers

Fire Safety Refresher

Flammables and Explosives Safety

Forklift Operator Safety

General Autoclave Safety

General Orbital Shaker Safety

Hand Tool Safety

Hazard Communication and Chemical Safety (non-lab environment)

Hydrofluoric Acid Safety

Lab Protective Barriers

Lab Safety 101

Lab Personal Protective Equipment 101

Laboratory Ergonomics

Ladder Safety 101

Landscaping Safety

Large Equipment Safety

Lockout Tagout

Machine Guards

Maintenance Worker Safety

Mammalian Cell Culture Hazards

Metal Shop Safety 

Miter Saw Safety

Mobile Ladder Safety

Mold Hazards and Prevention

New Employee Safety Awareness

Noise and Hearing Conservation

Office Safety

Personal Protective Equipment 101

Personal Protective Equipment 201: PPE Selection and Hazard Assessments

Planning for Laboratory Emergencies 101

Power Tool Safety

Preventing Contamination

PRIMUS PSS500 Steam Sterilizer

Respiratory Protection

Safe Handling of Laboratory Glassware

Safety Showers and Eyewash Stations

Shop Safety

Single and Extension Ladder Safety

Stepladder Safety

Table Saw Safety

Tuttnauer Autoclave Safe Use and Operations

Understanding Ergonomics

Understanding Safety Data Sheets and GHS

​Universal Waste

Utility Cart Safety

Walking and Working Surfaces

Waste Management 101

Welding Safety

Working Safely with Pesticides

Working Safely with Scissor Lifts

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Report A Safety Concern

Report a concern to KU-EHS

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