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Contractors

Contractors must train its personnel in matter of Safety in order to enable its personnel to be aware of its Occupational Health and Safety risks and to enable them to receive appropriate Safety training and awareness.

Contractors are required to pass and validate the CERN mandatory safety awareness courses on e-Learning application (SIR) depending on their activities and the areas they need to access (underground controlled access areas).

Participation in a radiation protection course (provided by CERN) is mandatory to access Radiation Areas and to obtain CERN dosimeters. The contractor shall inform and provide appropriate training to his personnel regarding the risks related to work in Radiation Areas.

The self-rescue breathing apparatus training is required for everybody at CERN who need to access the LHC tunnel (mandatory from 1 December 2010) and will be compulsory to access the SPS tunnel and CNGS underground facilities (from 1 June 2011).

 

Temporary workers 

Temporary workers are required to pass and validate the CERN mandatory safety awareness courses on e-Learning application (SIR) depending on their activities and the areas they need to access (underground controlled access areas).

Tempory workers assigned to workstations involving specific risks for their Health and Safety are required to attend reinforced training in the corresponding Safety fields.

Participation in a radiation protection course (provided by CERN) is mandatory to access Radiation Areas and to obtain CERN dosimeters.

The self-rescue breathing apparatus training is required for everybody at CERN who need to access the LHC tunnel (mandatory from 1 December 2010) and will be compulsory to access the SPS tunnel and CNGS underground facilities (from 1 June 2011). .