New User Checklist

To ensure ethics and safety compliance, users of BRIL's preclinical imaging facility are required to obtain the relevant approvals and training prior to being given independent access. This can take some time, so please read this checklist carefully to avoid delays in the registration process.


* UNSW policy doesn't allow undergraduate students to work unsupervised in a laboratory

** For access requirements for the Flow Cytometry Lab please click here


Training Prerequisites

Course Title / Code Requirement for Enrol through
PC2 Bio Training / HSEPC2 UNSW staff and students myUNSW
Lab Safety Awareness (online) / HSELSA UNSW students Survey Monkey "Lab Safety"
Lab Safety Awareness / HSELSS UNSW staff myUNSW
Lab Safety Competency (online) / HSELSC This course replaces 'Lab Safety Awareness' for people already experienced/trained in lab work
Gene Tech Regulation at UNSW (online) / HSEGTC Any users working with GMOs myUNSW
Animal Care and Ethics Training / ACEC Any users working with animals RECS
Hazardous Substances / HSEHAZ Any users working with hazardous substances myUNSW
Level 1 - Introduction to Ionising Radiation Safety @ UNSW (online) / HSERD1 Staff working with ionising radiation myUNSW
Level 1 - Introduction to Ionising Radiation Safety @ UNSW (online) / HSERD1 Students working with ionising radiation Survey Monkey "Intro to Radiation"
Laboratory Safety and PC2 Induction CCI staff and students Supervisor or WHS coordinator
PC2 Lab Orientation CCI staff and students Supervisor or WHS coordinator
Work Health and Safety Awareness (online) / HSEAWA All users myUNSW
Ergonomic & Manual Tasks / HSEEMT All users myUNSW
For more information about training courses please see the UNSW Health and Safety Training page and the Biosafety and Gene Technology Training page
Any staff experiencing issues with myUNSW online course registrations, please try registering here

Document Checklist:

  • Profile photo

  • Evidence of completed training

  • ACEC approval letter

  • GTRC/OGTR approval or exemption

  • Cytotoxic substance SWP, RMF and MSDS (if required)

  • After hours approval form (if required)

Email documents to then you will be contacted to arrange a time for training