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Working with Chemical/Hazardous Substances

Course Objective

 

  • Identify and understand the classification of chemicals/hazardous substances;

  • Identify, understand and discharge their responsibilities under relevant legislation on chemicals/hazardous substances;

  • Know how to use Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)

  • Know how to label, store, handle, use, dispose and transport chemicals/hazardous substances safely;

  • Know the correct and effective use and maintenance of PPE;

  • Know the emergency response to accidental release of chemicals/hazardous substances.

Target Audience

 

Operators, Technicians, Supervisors that handles, use, dispose and transport chemicals/hazardous substances.

Course Outline

 

What is Safety & Health

 

  • Introduction to chemical safety

  • Singapore legislation on chemical/hazardous substances

  • Identifying the relevant legal requirements for a chemical

  • Material Safety Data sheets including PPE

  • Emergency response

  • Determine risk control measures

 

Methodology

 

The workshop will be highly interactive. Lectures, discussions, case studies and hands-on exercises will be used extensively at the workshop to illustrate learning points

Course Fees​​

Dates (2019) : 14 Mar or 18 Jul or 21 Nov

Duration : 1 day, 9am to 5pm (7 hours)

Course Venue : SNEF Corporate Learning @ Tanglin 

Enquiries:

Veena DID: 6827 6973 / Training hotline: 6827 6927