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Pocatello - Lab set up and break down

All lab instructors must aid in lab set up. Typically, set up and break down will last between 1-2 hours and will be held during the lab instructor meeting. 

Break Down:

  1. Supplies & materials, glassware, tools, instruments, etc. from the previous lab exercise will be gathered and returned to the stock room OR their appropriate place in the teaching lab (see instructor manual).
  2. Benches will be wiped down including student benches with chairs tucked under bench.

Set Up:

  1. Supplies will be delivered from the stockroom OR their appropriate place in the teaching lab (see instructor manual).
  2. All supplies needed for the lab will be prepared, labeled, and placed in the appropriate work station before lab begins.

At the end of each lab period, instructors must:

  1. Check the supply of lab materials at each station, prepare and refill low materials before the next lab. If you run out of materials contact the stock room.
  2. Organize the lab materials at the instructor bench AND at each student stations.
  3. Refill the paper towel dispensers.
  4. Make sure the students wipe down the student benches with bleach wipes before the post-quiz.
  5. Make sure that the students wipe down the computer keyboards, computer mouse, and microscope knobs with bleach wipes before the post-quiz.
  6. Wipe down the instructor and sink benches bleach wipes.
  7. Check that microscopes are in the storage position and clean. 
  8. Prepare dirty glassware for the stockroom.
  9. Place waste materials in the appropriate waste container