What is the Introduction to Hazardous Materials Course?


Intended for all personnel who are required to identify an incident or emergency involving hazardous materials, and take basic preventative measures while calling for assistance.

DURATION

DURATION : 2 DAYS (16 HOURS)

CERTIFICATE VALIDITY

2 YEARS FROM ISSUE

Introduction to Hazardous Materials Course
COURSE CONTENT

  • Introduction to Hazardous Materials
  • First Responder Roles
  • Hazardous material Hazards
  • Incident Problem-Solving Process
  • Transportation placards, labels and markings
  • Road tank trucks
  • Written resources’
  • Shipping papers
  • Material safety data sheet
  • Emergency Response Guidebook
  • Incident Management Elements
  • Problem solving process
  • Analysing the incident
  • Planning the response
  • Implementing the plan
  • Evaluating the progress
  • Practical exercises using the ERG
Training

PRE-REQUISITES

  • English proficiency
  • Local language instructors are available on request for groups of 10+
Training

VENUE LOCATIONS

  • Polokwane branch
  • Available on-site at your premises for groups of 10+
Training

UNIT STANDARD ALIGNMENT

  • Accredited : US115093.

Accreditation & Affiliates

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