Participants who have completed this course will be able to

  • List the routes of entry of chemicals into the body

  • Identify the health effects of chemicals

  • Identify warning symbols and labels

  • Classify hazardous chemicals in accordance with the CPL Regulations

  • Use a Material Safety Data Sheet. Identify different risk and safety phrases.

  • Use the control methods available

  • Identify and use different types of Personal Protective Equipment available and recognise the limitations of PPE


Who should attend?

All employees who deal with chemicals in the workplace



1/2 to 1 Day Depending on clients requirements.


Maximum Number of Candidates 

12 Per Trainer


Course Content

  • Welcome and introduction

  • Relevant legislation

  • Introduction to chemicals

  • Routes of entry of chemicals

  • Classification of hazardous substances

  • Warning signs

  • Material Safety Data Sheets

  • Personal Protective Equipment - PPE



National Safety Centre Certificate of Attendance 



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