Attending this course will help you, as a laboratory worker, have fewer spills. It will also help you plan for an appropriate response when spills do occur. All spills are different; this course cannot give definitive guidance on how to handle every one. One thing is clear, however a professional response to spills, from planning to properly using clean-up equipment, will reduce the eventual costs (in injury, pollution, dollars, pride, and job security).Many spills in the laboratory work area can be prevented. Development and implementation of good laboratory practices will significantly reduce the likelihood of spills. While this course educates you on topics like spill response, spill prevention methods.