Safety Training

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NTU has a series of COMPULSORY online-modules (to be taken via NTULearn) for all employees and students. There are a wide range of modules to be taken depending on your area of work (which can be checked via the Safety Training Matrix (available via the Intranet).

The following modules are compulsory for ALL employees:

• NTU Safety Induction for Office Users or Laboratory Users or Faculty & Principal Investigators
• Fire Safety in NTU
• Electrical Safety
• Slip, Trip and Fall
• Manual Lifting
• Use of Fire Extinguisher
• Workstation / Office Ergonomics
• Understanding Signage from SS506 (for laboratory users only)

It is also required for all staff, students, visitors  including interns to attend a one-off face-to-face Safety Induction which is conducted monthly.

Please note: Laboratory (e.g. equipment) / field-specific / task-based training is also required to be provided by your Supervisor and to be properly recorded and to be kept for at least six years.

In addition, the Office of Health and Safety (OHS) in NTU regularly conducts in-house training such as First Aid Awareness and Risk Management. Please apply them via the Safety Training Management System (available via iNTU=>Learning and Development=>Safety Training Management System) if interested.

If you are unsure of what safety training you need to complete, please feel free to contact Alistair Ting at ( or 6794 3945.