ESS In-House Chemical Awareness / Waste Handler Class (4 Hours)
ESS In-House Chemical Awareness / Waste Handler Class

ESS In-House Chemical Awareness / Waste Handler Class

ESS In-House Chemical Awareness / Waste Handler Class
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$180.00
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descriptionCHEMICAL AWARENESS TRAINING PROGRAM (Cost is per Student)

The chemical awareness program is designed for personnel who will be working with virgin chemicals or handling hazardous waste.

It will provide the student with a working knowledge of the hazards associated with the chemicals they will be working with and the different methods of identifying those chemicals.

The student will also receive an overview of labeling, manifesting procedures, proper protective clothing instruction and handling techniques.

I. Introduction and overview of the Chemical Awareness training program

Definition of a hazardous material

II. Means of Classification and Identification of a Hazardous Material

Department of Transportation (DOT) labels

NFPA placarding

Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)

Individual container labels

Emergency Response Guide Book

NIOSH Pocket Guide etc....

III. Video Presentation

Applying basic chemistry

IV. Hands on demonstration on neutralization techniques

V. Explanation of chemical classifications

MSDS terminology

VI. Exam
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