Date: February 23, 1999
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From: Bea Pacheco, Safety Office  
To: nmsu-abcd@nmsu.edu    

NMSU SAFETY TRAINING  UPDATE

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The safety training schedule distributed January 11 has been revised. Training sessions have resumed for Bloodborne Pathogens and Respiratory Protection. We are currently not offering Laboratory Safety due to personnel limitations. We hope to reinitiate this training in May 1999. Thank you for the positive response to centralized safety training. 

Please call the Safety Office (6-3327) and register for one of the training sessions.  Classes are conducted in Academic Research Building C, room 109 unless otherwise notified.

Bloodborne Pathogens Training (2 hours) Session One Session Two 

March 16 Wednesday 9:00 - 11:00 or 2:00 - 4:00
April 21 Wednesday 9:00 - 11:00 or 2:00 - 4:00
May 13 Thursday 9:00 - 11:00 or 2:00 - 4:00

Respirator Training and Fit Testing (4 hours)

March 2 Tuesday 1:30 - 5:00 March 18 Thursday 1:30 - 5:00
April 6 Tuesday 1:30 - 5:00 April 22 Thursday 1:30 - 5:00
May 6 Thursday 1:30 - 5:00  May 19 Wednesday 1:30 - 5:00

Respirator training class size is limited to 6 people. Call 646-3327 or come to the Safety Office, Academic Research C room 109 to preregister for Respirator Training. Employees required to wear a respirator must complete the Respirator Medical Evaluation Questionnaire prior to being fit tested. There is no charge for training or fit testing. Only when the physician determines that a follow up medical e am is required will the department be assessed minor medical fees.