|| TRAINING REQUIREMENTS
RIGID HEAVY VEHICLE
SINGLE GIRDER HOIST
LIFT TRUCKS (FORK LIFTS)
FRONT END LOADERS
SKID STEER LOADERS
TRACK TYPE DOZERS
TYRE HANDLER ATTACH
HEALTH & SAFETY
FIRE FIGHTING I
FIRE FIGHTING II
FIRST AID I
FIRST AID II
HEALTH & SAFETY REP
OHS ACT OVERVIEW
OHS ACT IN-DEPTH
SITE SAFETY AWARENESS
WORKING AT HEIGHTS
POWERTOOLS AND MACHINES
||MONITOR AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE APPLICATION OF HEALTH AND SAFETY PRINCIPLES REGARDING HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES IN THE
||Health Sciences and Social Services
||04 (3 credits)
||Learners accredited with this unit standard, namely handling hazardous chemical substances (hazmat) will, on completion of the training course, be able to monitor, advise and report on the scope and understanding of the specified requirements regarding hazardous substances in the workplace, demonstrate knowledge pertaining to the application of methods in preventing exposure to hazmat and demonstrate knowledge of the classification, physical state, health effects and disposal methods of hazmat in the workplace.
||Full Training (Novice): 1 Day
||Know the hazardous chemical substance
In this module, learners will learn the classifications of hazardous chemical substances, state of matter classification, physicochemical classification and health effects classification.
Entry routes of hazardous chemical substances
This module takes learners through inhalation, ingestion, skin absorption,
skin abrasions and wounds, the effects of hazardous chemical substances and toxicology.
Identification of hazardous chemical substances
We show learners the symbols, labelling and Material
Safety Data Sheet
of hazardous chemical substances.
Control of exposure to HCS
Learners are familiarised with the identification, evaluation and control of exposure to hazardous chemical substance.
This module deals with the duties and responsibilities of employers, the duty to inform, duty of employees, duty to not interfere with, damage or misuse things, the prohibition of certain deductions, how to report to an inspector regarding certain incidents, forbidden victimization, acts or omissions by employees or mandatories, penalties, hazardous chemical substances regulations and disposal of HCS.
||The company and learners must meet the conditions of the training requirements before theory training can be given, as well as the following:
Communication at NQF Level 1 or equivalent and
mathematical literacy at NQF Level 1 or equivalent,
assumed to be in place.
For any queries regarding the requirements and conditions of hazardous chemical substances training, contact our skills development advisor for more information.
Solutions for industry and mining sectors
HRETD are providers of accredited and non-accredited training for the industrial and mining sectors. Whether you require full (initial) training for your operating staff or recertification (refresher) training, we can assist in all the main categories such as lifting machines, earthmoving equipment, driver training, specialised training giving by subject experts and Health and Safety training. For a complete list of training courses offered, download our course directory.
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