Phlebotomy Workshop

Available For

Research Coordinator/Assistants

What

Provides basic knowledge and skills in venipuncture technique in order to draw blood specimens for laboratory tests. Discussion includes anatomy and physiology of veins, Federal Needle Stick Safety and Prevention law, OSHA and Infection Control standards and protocol. A certificate of completion is awarded at the end of the program.

Cost

$250

Access Instructions

Questions

Continuing Education & Nursing Programs: nursing.education@mountsinai.org (212) 824-7240

IATA-Dangerous Goods Transport Training

Available For

Individuals who would like additional training on the packaging and shipment of dangerous goods.

What

Provides knowledge in the regulations governing the packaging and shipment of dangerous goods such as human and animal specimens or dry ice. A certificate of completion is awarded upon completion of the training and a quiz.

Laboratory personnel that receive this certification may be eligible to become an exempted shipper, and may avoid certain steps of the Hazardous Materials Shipping process detailed here.

Access Instructions

A fund number will need to be provided to EH&S to access training.

Questions

Contact AskEHS@mssm.edu

Re-Certification

Required every 2 years.