Environmental Hazards

Working with Hazardous Substances (International)

This course provides learners with an awareness of working with hazardous substances.
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Learning Outcomes


LO1 Explain the legal obligations for both employees and employers

LO2 Explain the health effects of working with hazardous substances, and the various ways that these can enter the body

LO3 Explain the use of Material Safety Data Sheets, Labels and Assessments

LO4 Explain the common labelling system and identify the standard symbols

LO5 Explain the appropriate use of Personal Protective Equipment

LO6 Explain requirements for storage, handling and disposal of hazardous substances

LO7 Define the control measures for handling hazardous substances and explain the control hierarchy

LO8 Explain the process for dealing with hazardous substances in the event of a spill

LO9 Define the recording and reporting process