Introduction and Training of Newcomers

New students, researchers, guests and staff members must be provided with all the necessary information and training to work in a safe and productive manner at the Sars Centre. The group leader is ultimately responsible for this training, but may also delegate the task to another member of the lab group. The contact persons for special (5.8) and common equipment (5.10) are responsible for training newcomers in their respective areas.

A newcomer to Sars Centre shall:

In addition to the general training outlined above, newcomers may be required to undertake special courses (e.g. isotope handling, diving), depending on the nature of their work. The group leader is responsible for ensuring that newcomers receive this training.