Chemical Hazard Awareness

Start Date End Date Duration Location
Sept. 19, 2021 Sept. 23, 2021 5 cairo

Objectives:

By the end of the course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify both their employer's and their own legal obligations

  • Identify the Legislation controlling the use of chemicals in the workplace

  • Describe the basic principles of chemical storage

  • Identify the major chemical hazards in their workplace

  • Describe the benefits and limitations of personal protective equipment

Outlines:

  • Legislation on chemicals
  • Classification of chemicals
  • Identification of chemical hazard (DOT, NFPA, HIMS)
  • Chemical storage requirements
  • Chemical contamination hazards
  • Use of Material Safety Data Sheets and selection and use of personal protective equipment
  • Hazard analysis of chemical handling

Who Can Benefit?

Chemical engineers, chemists and laboratory technicians