Chemical Hazard Awareness - PDC54061
If you need an overview of hazardous chemicals including the correct identification, labeling, safe handling, storage, and requirements for documentation in the workplace, this online micro-credential is exactly what you need! You will cover the requirements for using Safety Data Sheets to reinforce the responsibility of both individual and employer to prevent chemical injuries in the workplace. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.
This online micro-credential provides an overview of hazardous chemicals including the correct identification, labeling, safe handling, storage, and requirements for documentation in the workplace. The requirements for using Safety Data Sheets are described to reinforce the responsibility of both individual and employer to prevent chemical injuries in the workplace.
This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.
Standard Micro-credential StructureDuration: 2 hours
- Define what constitutes a hazardous chemical
- Understand the purpose, use, and requirements of Safety Data Sheets in the workplace
- Describe the emergency equipment required in chemical storage areas
- Outline requirements for the safe disposal of hazardous chemicals in the workplace.
There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work or study in the health and/or science profession.
Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the micro-credential , students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.