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Welcome to Berkeley Lab!

We invite you to review this briefing for new employees. We hope to provide you with a better awareness about Berkeley Lab, how it’s organized, where things are, and where to find information you’ll need to work here. Also included are some key policies and standards that apply to all employees.

At the end of this briefing, you will be directed to other orientation and training sessions that may be required. Links to additional information about employee services are also provided.

When you have finished, please follow the link to confirm course completion and receive credit for taking the course. Then, be sure to follow the link to the course survey.

We estimate that it will take about 20 minutes for you to complete this briefing. The material is organized as follows:

  • An overview of Berkeley Lab
  • An interactive map
  • Organizational structure
  • Safety
  • Ethics
  • Diversity
  • Employee communications
  • Requirements and policies
  • Links to other required training and employee services




Thanks for joining us!