Required Training | EHS 207: Guidelines on Protecting Workers from COVID-19

February 11, 2021

UC Berkeley Guidelines on Protecting Workers from COVID-19

UPDATE: UC Berkeley has updated its COVID-19 safety training course with additional information required by the COVID-19 prevention emergency regulation (8 CCR 3205). This training also reflects updated guidance from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and University of California policies to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19 in the workplace. Take the online training now or read below to learn more.

The required online training is designed to help members of the UC Berkeley community safely return to work on campus during the coronavirus pandemic.

The updated course, EHS 207: UC Berkeley Guidelines on Protecting Workers from COVID-19 (Revised 2/8/2021), is required for all faculty, staff, postdocs, student workers, and other personnel who are currently approved to be working on campus.

Please Note: This requirement includes those who completed the original version of this course (published on 6/1/2020).

About EHS 207UC Berkeley Guidelines on Protecting Workers from COVID-19

The 30-minute training course covers critical COVID-19 health and safety information, including self-monitoring and testing, workplace and personal hygiene best practices, physical distancing, face covering protection, and related campus resources. The goal of the training is to provide a baseline set of practices to protect workers from the spread of COVID-19 upon their return to campus. The course, “UC Berkeley Guidelines on Protecting Workers from COVID-19”, is required for all faculty, staff, postdocs, student workers, and other personnel whose presence is needed on campus, starting with those who are currently approved to work onsite at the University.

Complete the training

You can access the course in the UC Learning System. All UC Berkeley personnel are required to complete the training before working on campus.

Resources

If you have questions or concerns, please contact ehstrain@berkeley.edu.