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Course Duration

Approximately 20 minutes

Course Cost

US Pricing

Training Topics

  • Chemical Classification
  • HazCom Standard
  • Chemical Inventory
  • Safety Data Sheets (SDSs)
  • Labels
  • Written Program
  • Chemical Safety

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Intro to Hazard Communication & GHS

Hazardous chemicals are necessary for the manufacture of many of the products we use on a daily basis. In fact, one out of every four workers in the U.S. comes into contact with hazardous chemicals while on-the-job. Over 60 million chemical substances have been developed, and are transported via our streets, highways, and railway systems. The potential for accidents, incidents, and injuries is always present when people work with, or are in the vicinity of, hazardous chemicals. But by knowing and understanding the basic nature of those chemicals and how to safely work with or around them, people can greatly decrease any risk that might be present.

This online HazCom: Introduction to Hazard Communication & GHS course is designed to help learners understand more about chemicals and methods to provide them with information about their hazards. Specifically, it covers how learners can keep themselves safe through education on the Hazard Communication Standard.

Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.

Assessment and Testing

Testing conducted in this online GHS Awareness training is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved.

Universally Compatible

This course is Universally CompatibleThis course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple's iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.

Leavitt Machinery offers over 50 knowledge based online safety training courses for both Canadian and US based customers. It is important to note, for some jurisdictions, select topics may require additional practical evaluation for full certification.