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Tue 8 Feb 2022
10:00 - 11:30

Venue: Department of Physics

Provided by: Department of Physics - Health & Safety


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Physics Health & Safety: Physics of Medicine (PoM) Induction
BeginnersUpdated

Tue 8 Feb 2022

Description

General induction for users of the Physics of Medicine (PoM) building. This includes a guided tour of the facility.

Participants must have started the access process for PoM with the Rutherford Hub before booking onto this course. Participants will gain access to PoM only after successfully completing the Physics H&S Induction - see "Related Courses" below.

Target audience

University of Cambridge Department of Physics staff, students and registered visitors who will be doing experimental work on their own in the Physics of Medicine Building.

Sessions

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 8 Feb   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Department of Physics map Tim Fitzmaurice
Objectives

By the end of the session, participants will be able to:

  • Find their way around the building and find equipment they need
  • Outline emergency response actions
  • Locate biological risk assessments
  • Locate chemicals and consumables for their research
  • Safely store and dispose of waste materials
  • Identify key contacts
Aims

To give PoM users enough safety and procedural information to be able to start work/training under supervision by their research group.

Format

Talk, demonstrations, review of documentation and tour.

Duration

90 minutes

Frequency

Weekly

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