SARS COV-2 (COVID-19) Awareness Training


Who should take this training?

This training is designed for laboratory personnel handling materials that might contain SARS-CoV-2 virus and/or genetic material. Researchers working with inactivated virus, extracted nucleic acids, amplicons, plasmid clones, and synthetic genetic elements need to take this agent-specific training.

Training Description

This is an online training that can be accessed via the Tufts Learning Center. The training content includes: virology & epidemiology of highly pathogenic coronaviruses; known clinical features of coronaviruses; preventing laboratory exposures; and exposure response. There are questions embedded in the module, and completion of the entire module and obtaining a passing score on the questions is required to receive credit for the training.