LABORATORY TECHNICIAN TRAINING
Glassware
LTGLA
Formats: Video, Digital Video on Demand

 

OVERVIEW

This unit introduces the trainee to some of the basic methods of handling and using glassware in a laboratory environment. The unit identifies and describes the functions of several commonly used types of laboratory glassware. Also covered are the basic proce­dures for using glassware such as pipettes and burettes. In addition, general safety procedures related to handling glassware are described, and efficient methods of cleaning and storing glassware are shown.

 

OBJECTIVES

 

Introduction

·         State some advantages of using glassware in a lab.

·         Describe some general uses of lab glassware.

·         Identify and describe various types of lab glassware.

·         Identify and describe fittings and accessories used with lab glassware.

 

Using Pipettes And Burettes

·         Describe or demonstrate a basic procedure for using a measuring pipette or a transfer pipette.

·         Describe or demonstrate a basic procedure for using a burette.

 

Safety, Cleaning, And Storage

·         Describe safety precautions related to handling glassware in the lab.

·         Describe or demonstrate how to clean lab glassware.

·         Describe or demonstrate how store lab glassware.

 

SUBJECTS

 

Introduction

·         Advantages Of Using Glassware

·         Uses Of Glassware

·         Types Of Glassware

·         Glassware Fittings And Accessories

 

Using Pipettes And Burettes

·         Using Pipettes

·         Using Burettes

 

Safety, Cleaning, And Storage

·         Safety

·         Cleaning Glassware

·         Storing Glassware