Work Safely with Hazardous Chemicals


There are currently over 39,000 industrial and over 5,500 agricultural and veterinary chemicals in use in most countries, many of which are considered hazardous according to the definitions in the Globally Harmonized System (GHS).

It is therefore important that workers and any visitors to your site understand what chemicals are in use and how to work safely with and around them.


Hazardous Chemicals Courses

The course provides knowledge of how to work safely with hazardous chemicals and includes instruction on:

  • What are hazardous chemicals and dangerous goods
  • What are the risks associated when working with them
  • How can we control and monitor those risks
  • How to prepare for an emergency.

Recommended for:

  • For all Employers, Contractors and Employees;
  • All students commencing work for the first time;
  • Hairdressers, Hospitality Employees, and Industrial Cleaners; and
  • Families and basically everyone.

This Professional Development Work Safely with Hazardous Chemicals Awareness course is a non -accredited course, which does not require a formal qualification. Non-accredited courses provide several advantages if gaining a qualification is not a key reason for the learning:

  • Great for a Refresher and CPD Points*
  • The course can be built around a client’s specific training needs
  • There is no formal assessment requirement

* Check with your association as to whether the course will meet CPD guidelines