This site is a guide on the Policies and Procedures for working in the away from campus on field research in the Faculty of Land and Food Systems. All personnel who will be conducting research in an off campus field environment (farmer’s fields, forests, mining site etc.) please go through all the information, complete the required forms and training if needed, and contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any concerns or questions.
Additional training may be required based on job title. Please review the LFS Minimum Safety Training Recommendations for all Workers for more information.
For students, staff and faculty in a laboratory, the below is required:
- LFS Lab Guide last updated March 26, 2021
- Note: A video is available at https://youtu.be/1O3SI2zxDLo to supplement the LFS Lab Guide. Please consult with your lab manager or direct supervisor for lab specific safety features such as fire extinguishers, spill containment kit, eyewash and emergency shower.
After completion, the course completion certificates should be uploaded to LFS Training Record Management System using your CWL Login. Please note that if you try to access the webpage off campus, you must be connected via UBC VPN