Hazardous Chemical Awareness

1:30pm to 4:30pm
This course is intended for employees, supervisors and managers who are subject to managing or working with hazardous chemicals.
Course Overview:
The objective of this course is to raise awareness and understanding of the hazards associated with working with chemicals in the workplace. It provides participants with the knowledge of the safety controls required to be implemented during work or research activities in the workplace. This in turn develops understanding of how to manage risks associated with the use, storage, transport, handling and disposal of hazardous chemicals.
Course Outline:
   - Definitions
   - Duties and Legal Obligations
   - Labelling
   - Procedures and Control Management
   - Health Monitoring
Frank Andrews, Manager – Local Government Risk Services