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Hazard Communication (US)

A US introduction to the HazCom Standard, the Globally Harmonized System, and how to use Safety Data Sheets.

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Hazard Communication (US)

A US introduction to the HazCom Standard, the Globally Harmonized System, and how to use Safety Data Sheets.

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What you'll learn

The Certificate in Hazard Communication (US) Course will teach you:
check-circle State the purpose of the HazCom Standard; check-circle Recognize who is covered by the HazCom Standard check-circle State the four basic parts of the HazCom Standard; Identify physical and health hazards of chemicals check-circle List what items should be included in a hazardous chemical inventory check-circle Recognize what should be included in the written hazard communication program check-circle Recognize the information contained in a Safety Data Sheet (SDS) and how it is used and maintained in the workplace check-circle Identify where and how hazard warning labels must be used check-circle List the elements of the HazCom Standard training program

Course Description

Workers are exposed to hazardous chemical products every day. This poses serious problems for exposed workers and their employers. Hazard Communication (HazCom) training is designed to provide workers with the information they need to recognize and avoid hazardous chemicals. This course will introduce learners to everything from the content of the HazCom Standard to how to use Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) and chemical labels to prepare for hazards or react to exposures. Ideal learners are employees who work with or around hazardous chemicals.