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Curtin University
Health, Safety and Emergency Management

Handling Dangerous Goods and Hazardous Substances

Course Details

Course Name:

Handling Dangerous Goods and Hazardous Substances

Objectives:

The course aims to provide operators with a key understanding of how to work safely with Dangerous Goods and Hazardous Substances in the workplace.

Content Outline:

The following aspects are covered:
Legislation
Chemical Hazards
Material Safety Data Sheets
PPE
Labelling
Placarding and Signage
Dealing with an Incident
Risk Assessments
Segregation
Warehousing
Transport Documentation

Who Should Attend:

We encourage all people who use or have responsibilities for dangerous goods or hazardous substances to complete this course.

No of Participants:

Maximum of 15 participants per session

Notes: 

n/a

Registration

To register for training please log into OASIS

  • Access iPerform via the 'My Work' tab
  • Click 'Browse for Training'
  • Locate your course from the list                
  • Click 'request'

Once registered, you will be returned to 'My Training'.  All active training will appear on this screen.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be received at least 5 business days before the start of each session. Cancellations must be received in writing by e-mail to Health, Safety and Emergency Management (HSEM). If course fees apply, cancellation after 5 business days or a ‘no show’, the full session payment will apply. Refunds can be obtained through the Curtin ePay system.  To cancel sessions please do so through iPerform to allow another staff members to take your place

Health, Safety and Emergency Management Reserve the right to cancel any course if insufficient enrolments are received. Should this occur, those who are enrolled will be notified and will be priority for the next available course.