About EBSA11 - Course D. Management of a BSL3 facility

EBSA11 - Course D. Management of a BSL3 facility

Evelien Kampert, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, The Netherlands
Toon De Kesel, Innogenetics, Belgium

Short description:
This workshop has been designed for biosafety professionals and facility managers who have at least a basic knowledge of biological safety regulations and some experience in running a BSL2 facility. This course will center on practical experience in the management of a BSL3 facility. It will cover subjects like responsibilities, information and training, personnel protection equipment, health surveillance, work practices, disinfection, waste management, cleaning and maintenance, facility maintenance, security and emergency procedures. Exchange of experiences between participants and instructors is an essential part of the course and will be encouraged through some exercises and case studies.