The Catholic University of America

Employee Training

TRAINING REQUIRED BY JOB/ACTIVITY

If Your Job Involves Training You Need Frequency
Any job on campus - Safety (As part of New
Employee Orientation)
- Upon employment
Resident Assistant / Area Coordinator - Fire Safety
- Bloodborne Pathogen Awareness
- Annually as part of orientation
Custodial services - Asbestos Awareness
- Bloodborne Pathogens
- Hazard Communication

- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

- Upon employment and annually
- Upon employment and annually
- Upon employment and when new
chemicals are used
- Upon employment and when new
PPE is introduced
Public safety

- Bloodborne Pathogens
- Fire Safety
- Fire Extinguishers
- Spill Control (SPCC)

- Upon employment and annually
- Upon employment and annually
- Upon employment and annually
- Upon employment and annually
Use of chemicals (paints,
coatings, cleaning agents,
lubricants, adhesives, etc.)
- Hazard Communication

- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Upon employment and when new
chemicals are used
- Upon employment and when new
PPE is introduced
Using radiation generating
devices or radioactive
materials
- Radiation Safety - Upon employment
Entry into confined spaces
(tanks/vaults/manholes, etc.)
- Confined Space Entry - Upon employment and when
operations change
Potential exposure to
asbestos
- Asbestos Awareness - Upon employment and annually
Welding

- Hot Work Program
- Fire Extinguishers

- Upon employment and annually
Grounds maintenance

- Hazard Communication
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Spill Control (SPCC)

- Upon employment
- Upon employment and when new
PPE is introduced
- Upon employment and annually
Woodworking, shop
activities
- Using Personal Protective
Equipment (PPE)
- Upon employment and when new
PPE is introduced
Equipment maintenance - Lockout/Tagout

- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Spill Control (SPCC)

- Upon employment and as
needed per yearly review
- Upon employment and when new
PPE is introduced
- Upon employment and annually
Wearing a respirator - Respiratory protection - Upon employment; plus fit
testing annually (and as conditions dictate)
Shipping chemicals or
radioactive materials
- DOT Hazardous Materials
Shipment Training
- Upon employment and every three
years
Managing hazardous waste - Hazardous Waste
Operations
- Upon employment and annually
Using lasers - Laser Safety - Upon employment
Exposure to potentially infectious body fluids / materials - Bloodborne Pathogens - Upon employment and annually