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Hazardous Substances in the Workplace

This course is designed for those who need to manage, use, assess and make decisions on the choice, storage and handling of hazardous substances. It is especially relevant for Safety and Health Representatives, OSH staff, Line Managers, Safety and Health Committee Members and Warehouse/Store Managers.

  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Dates: See below
  • Location: North Lake

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The course will focus on the hazardous substances requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Act and Regulations, Dangerous Goods Regulations and the Mines Safety and Inspection Act and Regulations.

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On completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the requirements of the Dangerous Goods Regulations and Hazardous Substances Regulations
  • Determine, through calculation, the requirements for licensing of premises
  • Construct suitable HAZCHEM placards
  • Determine the suitability of storage facilities for hazardous substances
  • Determine the suitability of labels applied to hazardous substances
  • Determine the suitability of storage facilities for hazardous substances
  • Discuss the options for disposal of hazardous substances
  • Apply purchasing and other administrative controls to the use of hazardous substances
  • Assess the level and requirements for information, instruction and training of employees using hazardous substances

 

On successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate of attendance.

Matt Van Schaik

Matt has been working in OSH and injury management for over 20 years. He has achieved Diploma in OSH and Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, and others as noted below. Matt was appointed Occup...

Neville George

Neville is the Principal Consultant at IFAP. He joined the IFAP team as an OSH Consultant in 2002 and by September 2005 was appointed to Operations Manager until May 2008. Neville moved back to the mini...

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