MSDS AWARENESS

MATERIAL SAFETY DATASHEET

MSDS, better known as a Material Safety Datasheet, is a crucial piece of document that is supplied free of charge with every hazardous chemical substance supplied.
 
It is constitutes of 16 sections, has given under the hazardous chemical substance regulations, in the Occupational Health & Safety Act 5 of 1993.
 
It is important that all employees who may be exposed to such hazardous chemical substances within the work environment are correctly trained in understanding the hazards they may be exposed to when working with such a chemical.
 

COURSE CONTENTS

  • Introduction to hazardous chemical substance regulations, in the Occupational Health & Safety Act 85 of 1993.
  • Terminologies and definitions.
  • Understanding the 16 sections of the MSDS.
  • Dangers of the different classes of chemicals.
  • Understanding of GHS pictograms.
  • Understanding of the capability chart.
  • Assessment.
DURATION
4 hours
TARGET GROUP
Plant operators, employees working with HCS
COURSE OBJECTIVE
This course provides the learner with a basic knowledge of the responsibilities pertaining to hazardous chemical substances and the use of the material safety datasheet
 

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