Course Objective:

This course provides the learner with an in-depth knowledge on the handling and storage of hazardous chemical substances in the workplace as well as to understand the Material safety Data Sheet (MSDS)

Duration:   1 Day

Cost:   On application

Course Content:

  • Introduction to Hazardous Chemical Substance Regulations
  • Terminologies and Definitions
  • Understanding the 16 sections of the MSDS
  • Classification of Chemicals
  • Dangers of the different classes of chemicals
  • Handling and Storage Procedures
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Use of a compatibility chart
  • Basic Fire and First Aid
  • Video
  • Assessment

Target Group:   Managers, Store Controllers, Supervisors, HCS and Saafety Officers, Plant Operators and all employees working with Chemicals