Employer must provide their employees with information and training regarding hazardous chemicals in their work areas. This information and training must be given at the time when the employee’s was first assigned to the job or whenever a new hazard (including a process changing) is introduced to the work area. All employees who are, or may be potentially exposed to hazardous chemicals under normal work condition, or in foreseeable emergency, must be provide with the required information and training before beginning to work in the area that contains hazardous chemicals.
Employees must be provided with information on how to identify the potential hazards’ the physical and health hazards of the chemicals used in the work areas and the measures employees can take protect themselves from the chemicals hazards.
At the end of the course, participants will be familiar with:
Legislative requirements related to safe chemical handling to prevent workplace accidents
Chemical hazards and their associated risks
Safe work practices and emergency procedures when handling chemicals
Introduction to FMA 67, OSHA 94, & Regulation – CLASS 2013, USECHH 2005, NADOPOD 2004
Hazardous Chemical Management
Emergency Response Plan
This course is designed for Chemical / lab personnel, safety personnel or employees who are involved in the handling of hazardous substances in chemical plants or electronics and manufacturing industries.
This is a 1-day programme. This course runs from 9:00am – 5:00pm with an hour for lunch and periodic short breaks.
This is an intensive session designed to include as much discussion as possible. Lunch and breaks provide an opportunity for further questioning and discussion with the instructors.