Are you working with hazardous substances in any industry context?

Course Overview

Hazardous substances are those that, following worker exposure, can have an adverse effect on health. Examples of hazardous substances include poisons, substances that cause burns or skin and eye irritation, and substances that may cause cancer. Many hazardous substances are also classified as dangerous goods.

A substance is deemed to be a hazardous substance if it meets the classification criteria specified in the Approved Criteria for Classifying Hazardous Substances [NOHSC:1008(2004] (Approved Criteria).

Course Outcomes

  • On completion of the course you will be able to:
  • Recognise common hazardous substances
  • Use the Hazardous Substances Information System (HSIS)
  • Understand the hazards arising from hazardous substances and control measures
  • Understand record keeping procedures, including use of SDS
  • Conduct housekeeping activities

Course Duration

This course is half day (3.5 hours) in duration.

Entry Requirements

ALL LEARNERS WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION UPON ARRIVING FOR THEIR COURSE

Entrants will need a level of language and literacy skills to enable them to meet the requirements of the course.

Civil Train recommends year 10 school completion or equivalent as a guide to the level required for short courses.

Delivery & Assessment

This course is delivered and assessed face to face.

There are theory and practical training and assessment components to the course.

Location

Public courses are scheduled frequently at Civil Train SA offices in Thebarton.

Fees Breakdown

Please refer to our Fees Schedule for current fees and subsidies.

Please refer to our Fees and Refunds Policy for terms and conditions.

Personal Protective Equipment

Enclosed footwear is a minimum requirement for all Civil Train sites. Other sites may have other requirements which will be confirmed at the time of booking.

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South
australia

Office Details
1 South Road, Thebarton, SA 5031, Australia
Ph: 08 8111 8001 Fax: (08) 8111 8002
Email: courses@ccfsa.com.au

Civil Train Live Works Site
59-71 Heaslip Rd, Burton, SA 5110, Australia

Northern
Territory

Alice Springs
15/311 South Stuart Highway Alice Springs, NT 0870, Australia
Ph: 08 8953 3515 / 0427 003 913
Email: coursesnt@ccfsa.com.au

Darwin
76 The Esplanade, Darwin, NT 0800, Australia

Western
australia

CCF WA House
70 Verde Drive Jandakot WA 6164, Australia
Ph: 08 9417 1980 or 0400 223 470
Email: courseswa@ccfsa.com.au

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