CITI Program's BSS content covers the principles of biosafety and biosecurity, including safe use and containment of biohazardous agents.
BSS materials are suitable for a broad range of audiences ranging from researchers working in labs that handle biohazards to persons who serve in biosafety offices or on an organization's biosafety committee. Topics covered include: basics of biosafety and biosecurity; biohazard risk assessment; risk management via engineering controls, laboratory design, protective equipment, work practices, and planning emergency responses; medical surveillance; nanotechnology; NIH guidelines; and OSHA requirements.
Available to subscribing organizations starting at $500 USD/year, which is in addition to the base subscription fee. Independent Learner registration is available for $100 USD/course.
For a listing of available modules and recommended course configurations, download the Biosafety and Biosecurity Catalog (PDF file).