Hazard Communication

Course: (HAZCOM) Hazardous Communication Training

Prerequisite:
None

Course Summary:
This training is designed to help individuals understand the basic guidelines set forth in 29 CFR 1910.1200 and provide effective training to employees who are exposed to chemicals at their workplace. 

Course Objective: is to provide effective training in understanding the dangers of hazardous chemicals and inform participants on chemical container labels, safety data sheets and applying that information in the workplace to protect against chemical hazards. 

Learning Objective: After completing this course you will be able to:
  • Discuss the 5 key elements of OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard (HAZCOM)
  • Describe your rights under OSHA's Hazcom standard.
  • Identify the new OSHA label symbols and explain what each means.
  • Describe the 4 routes of entry for chemicals and give an example of a chemical known to enter the body through each.
  • State 3 ways to find information about chemicals found on your job-site.
  • Describe several methods to control chemical exposures and rank them for greater worker protection. 
  • Using a product's safety data sheet, assess whether it is flammable, heavier than air and has and OSHA PEL.
Written Exam: Written exam will be provided at the end of the course. Incorrectly answered questions will be reviewed with the class as a whole to ensure understanding before completion of the course. 

Documentation: Sign in sheets are required to document the number of students that will receive a certificate of completion. Please allow up to 48 hours notice on class sizes greater than 30.
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