Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction to Hazard Communication Programs

    • Hazard Communication Programs

    • Introduction to Hazard Communication Programs

    • Course Information

  • 2

    Hazard Communication Awareness

    • Importance of Hazard Communication

    • Common Forms of Hazardous Chemicals

    • Identifying Hazardous Chemicals in the Work Environment

    • Analysing Hazardous Chemicals in the Workplace

    • Understanding the Nature of Chemical Hazards and their Exposures and Risks

  • 3

    OSHA Regulations

    • OSHA Violations with Regards to Hazard Communications

    • Employer’s Role

    • Role of Manufacturers, Distributors, and Importers

    • Proper Container Labelling

    • Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

    • HAZCOM Information and Training Requirements

  • 4

    Hazardous Communications Program (HAZCOM)

    • Elements of the Hazard Communications Program

    • Developing and Maintaining a List of Hazardous Chemicals

    • Labelling Containers

    • Creating Safety Data Sheets

    • Conducting Information and Training

    • Evaluating and Reassessing the Program