All Hudson Valley Community College employees are required to participate in an initial safety training program. The topics covered during this training are: Hazard Communication, Fire Safety and Stormwater Management. All classes are offered on line through Blackboard. Employees who have not completed training will be notified to complete the course. If you have not completed this training, or need more information, please contact the Office of Environmental Health and Safety.

Other safety training classes can be arranged through the Office of Environmental Health and Safety, on a request basis, or as identified by the Director of EHS.

Training topics include:

Aerial work platforms: JLG and Genie operation
Asbestos awareness
Back safety and ergonomics
Bloodborne pathogens
Chemical and lab safety
Confined space entry
Electrical safety
Environmental best management practices
Fall protection
Fire Safety
Hazardous Waste
Hearing conservation
Hot work safety
Ladder safety
Respirator protection
Recycling on Campus
Oil spill prevention & control
Use of personal protective equipment

Get in Touch

Environmental Health and Safety
LaPan Services Building

Paul Swieton
Director of Environmental Health & Safety
(518) 629-7163

Maxine Ortiz
Environmental Health & Safety Specialist
(518) 629-7787