Hazardous Chemicals Management

Course Overview:

The safe transportation, handling and storage of hazardous chemicals are an essential part of an environmental, health, and safety in the industrial sector. This hazardous chemicals management course is designed to provide you and your staffs with sufficient knowledge about the theory of hazards of chemicals that enable you to plan for and respond to incidents in own organization. In all view of international standards and regulations, there will be a requirement for the people undertaking the work to be trained on the nature of the hazards posed by the chemicals. If you are working with chemicals, do you understand the hazards associated with them? Would you feel safer if you knew about hazards warnings, safety data sheets, international standards, and chemicals effects? This one day, modular course teaches hazardous chemicals management with depth understanding with presentations and discussions.

Training Benefits:

  • Better understanding of;
  • Of the classifications, forms and categories of hazardous chemicals and magnitudes (OSHA, NIOSH).
  • Of chemistry, physical states and routes of exposure of hazardous chemicals and hazards communication standards 1910-1200.
  • Of critical parameters of hazardous chemicals including objective of MSDS and SDS for hazardous Chemicals with important sections
  • the hierarchy of hazardous chemicals Control & GHS
  • The hazards Chemical identification, and effect on health, like heptotoxins, nephrotoxins, neurotoxins, reproductive toxins, cutaneous effects, and eye hazards.
  • Chemical Safety, synergism and matter of attitude Hazards Zones and general safety pre-cautions and equipment used for hazardous identification.
  • Depth understanding to guidelines for ordering and preparing to use hazardous substances.
  • And effective knowledge and Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management.
  • And familiarity with International standards, conventions and agencies IPCS, ILO, OSHA, ICCSS, IFCS and IOMC, that regulate hazardous chemical safety and storage.

Who Should Attend:

  • Person who handle chemicals in their work, including hauliers
  • Production plant operators
  • Warehouse staffs
  • Logistics & facilities manager
  • Industry responders
  • Environment agency staff
  • Dangerous goods safety advisors
  • Who guide and educate others in the handling and use of chemicals.

Training Outcomes:

  • Depth knowledge, how to recognize hazardous materials in the workplace.
  • Able to develop skills and manage the safe and proper handling, storage, and disposal of hazardous chemicals.
  • Better Understanding of chemistry of hazardous chemicals. Understand how to minimize the risk of handling, storing, and disposing of hazardous chemicals.
  • Understand the components necessary to comply with the loss prevention audit questions.
  • Enhancement of the competence skills for safe and healthy work place/ Environment.
  • Able to develop the strategic approach for hazardous chemicals management with international standards and regulations.
  • Effective implementation of SOPs and standards as per ISO requirements in the chemicals industry.