Environmental health and safety training is required for every employee (faculty, staff, student employee, intern, and volunteer) at Calvin College.

Additional training on a variety of environmental and occupational safety topics is also available.  Examples of training that is offered include:

CPR/AED, FIrst Aid, Lockout/Tagout, Fall Protection, Confined Spaces, Hazardous Waste Storage, Disposal and Shipping, Medical Waste, Respirators, Hazard Communication, Crowd Management, Fire Extinguishers, DOT, Powered Industrial Truck, PPE, SPCC, Lab Safety, etc.


  • Level 100: For student employees working in an office or classroom setting. All other student employees whose departments are not listed below should complete this training.
  • Level 200: For student employees working in the Science Division, Science Labs, Health Services, Nursing, Kinesiology or Coaching
  • Level 300: For student employees working for the Physical Plant, Telecommunications, Campus Event Technical Services, Theater Scene Shop, Science Division Shop, Art Studios or Campus Safety.