Comet Calendar, The Official Event Calendar for UT Dallas http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/rss.php en-us This week's events for Environmental Health & Safety at UT Dallas Emergency Response Group Training - Introduction to the Incident Command System for Higher Education http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220430296?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220430296?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Tuesday, Feb 21
(9 a.m. - 12 p.m.) Location: Your training location will be provided after you register..

ICS 100.HE, Introduction to the Incident Command System for Higher Education, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of ICS. It also explains the relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS). This course uses the same objectives and content as other ICS courses with higher education examples and exercises.

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Emergency Response Group Training - Introduction to the Incident Command System for Higher Education http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220430297?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220430297?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Tuesday, Feb 21
(2 p.m. - 5 p.m.) Location: Your training location will be provided after you register..

ICS 100.HE, Introduction to the Incident Command System for Higher Education, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of ICS. It also explains the relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS). This course uses the same objectives and content as other ICS courses with higher education examples and exercises.

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Fire Extinguisher Training http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428373?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428373?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Wednesday, Feb 22
(10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)

Often your best option in a fire is to evacuate or call for help, but sometimes using a fire extinguisher is a good option. Fire and Life Safety offers fire extinguisher training for students, faculty, and staff. The class teaches:

  • When using a fire extinguisher is the correct option.
  • What type of fire extinguisher to use against different types of fire.
  • How to properly use a fire extinguisher.

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Fire Extinguisher Training http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428372?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428372?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Wednesday, Feb 22
(1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.)

Often your best option in a fire is to evacuate or call for help, but sometimes using a fire extinguisher is a good option. Fire and Life Safety offers fire extinguisher training for students, faculty, and staff. The class teaches:

  • When using a fire extinguisher is the correct option.
  • What type of fire extinguisher to use against different types of fire.
  • How to properly use a fire extinguisher.

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Blood-Borne Pathogen Training http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220430187?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220430187?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Thursday, Feb 23
(10 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.)

Get general information about Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, and HIV. Learn how these pathogens spread and how to avoid getting infected.

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Golf Cart Safety Training http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428504?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428504?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Friday, Feb 24
(10 a.m. - 11 a.m.)

This training provides basic safety awareness in the use of golf carts and utility carts. You are required to take this training if you need to transport visitors in University-owned carts as part of your job, or you plan to operate a golf cart during the UT Dallas Homecoming Parade. This training is limited to 10 people per class.

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Driver's Training for UTD Employees http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428480?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428480?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Monday, Feb 27
(10 a.m. - 11 a.m.)

Per UT System Policy UTS157, any UT Dallas employee who drives a state-owned automobile is required to take this training once every three years. To sign up, first fill out and submit a copy of Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) Exhibit A and Exhibit B to Sandra Mitchell (email: smitc@utdallas.edu; fax: 972.883.6115). Updated MVRs must be submitted annually. Contact your administrator or supervisor for instructions on how to submit an MVR.

If you drive a 15-passenger van, please mention this when you sign up; You will be required to take additional training.

This training is limited to 5 people per class.

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