HAZWOPER - Hazardous Materials Chemistry

Pricing:
1 - 4 5 +
$45 $40



Duration: 38 Minutes      Language: English

Topics Covered:

  • Define common chemistry terms and principles that must be factored in when determining how to safely handle and use a hazardous chemical.

  • Describe the sources of information about chemicals that are available at your worksite.

  • Identify hazard classifications according to both Hazard Communication and Department of Transportation (DOT) labels and markings.

  • Explain what exposure limits are and how air sampling is performed to ensure that those limits are not exceeded.

  • List the routes of chemical exposure and describe how an acute or chronic exposure could affect your health.

  • Describe the controls that make up the “Hierarchy of Controls” and explain why they’re placed in a specific order.

  • List the personal protective equipment you may need when working with hazardous chemicals.

  • List the safe handling procedures for transporting, storing, or disposing of hazardous chemicals.

  • Describe how to prepare for a hazardous chemical emergency, and what to do in the event of a chemical spill, release, or accident.

  • Explain the first-aid steps to take if a hazardous chemical exposure occurs to the eyes or body.

Course Benefits:

  • Certificate of Completion. *Valid for 2 years.

  • Examination record for employer.

Regulations:

  • OSHA Standards, Title 29 CFR, Part 1910

  • OSHA Standards, Title 29 CFR, Part 1910, Section 1910.1200

  • OSHA Standards, Title 29 CFR, Part 1910, Section 1910.132

  • Occupational Safety and Health Act – Section 5 (a)(1) and (2)

  • OSHA Standards, Title 29 CFR, Part 1910.120

  • OSHA Standards, Title 29 CFR, Part 1910 – Subpart H

  • OSHA Standards, Title 29 CFR, Part 1910 – Subpart I

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