Training Programs

This webpage lists all of the EHS training by program area.  They can be searched using a specific term or filtered by program.  Click on the course name to open the description.  The narratives explain who needs to take the training, if it is required or recommended, If it is a one-time training or needs to be taken more than once, the format of the training, and provides a link to the training and program webpage.

Note to Students: If you are not receiving compensation from Penn State and you have not yet taken a class on Penn State’s Learning Resource Network (LRN), you will first need to create an account using your Penn State access account.  Navigate to the LRN and click on "Create an Account” and complete the form.  You will then be able to login and the links to the training below will take you to the correct training.

Note to Supervisors:  Reference the Guide to assist in registering employees and generating reports.

Laser Safety

This course is required for anyone who operate lasers during their work. The training consists of online modules and quizzes. In addition, your supervisor must provide you with hands-on training that shall be recorded by a signature sheet to be kept on file with the EHS General Laser Safety Training certificate and other laser safety documentation. This training is a one-time course; and no refresher training is required. If an individual has left Penn State employment for any reason, or any amount of time, and returns to work with lasers, they are required to re-take this course.


LRN Online Course  Laser Safety Program