Chemical Handling AwarenessCategory: Back to Other HSE Courses Courses
The course offers a comprehensive understanding of the hazards and risks associated with chemical substances and can be used either as an introduction to the topic or as a refresher for those who may have some familiarity.
It aims to provide all personnel with awareness and knowledge to control, the potential safety and health hazards, or environmental damage arising from the transport, storage handling and disposal of hazardous chemicals.
Who should register for the course?
The course is highly recommended for employees involved in the manufacture of chemicals, packaging, loading/ unloading of chemicals and all other employees who are at risk to potential chemical exposure.
- Introduction to chemicals
- Routes of entry and associated Health effects
- Classification of hazardous substances
- Warning signs
- Safety data sheet of gases, explosives, flammable etc.
- Control of hazards
- Personal protective equipment
- Chemical segregation
- Spill control
Course Duration and Certification
This is a one-day training. Upon successful completion of course, delegates will be issued an International HSE Council certificate.