In this seminar, students will learn the information presented to employees through the written mediums of labels and safety data sheets, and will learn how to apply this information in their workplace.
Course Hours2 Hours
Course Sessions1 Sessions
The seminar will include topics such as:
- The history of the GHS, effective transition dates for GHS adaptation
- The differences between old Hazard Communication Standard and GHS
- A detailed explanation on how to identify new chemical labels
- A detailed instruction on how to read new SDS sheets
- The tools needed to comply with the new Standard
There are no prerequisites needed to attend this course. Students must be able to verbally communicate with instructor in primary language of the training.
Training Requirements for Hazard Communication Standard Update Seminar
Construction and general industry employees must understand the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) labels and know how to find and read the Safety Data Sheets (SDS). New OSHA regulations require you to complete training by December 1, 2013.
Construction and general industry employees who may come across hazardous chemicals at their job sites.
Students are required to complete 100% of the course and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on demonstrations to receive a waterproof picture ID from Gallagher Bassett.
Make-up time is not permitted for this training course. Should students miss any portions of the course, it is the student’s responsibility to contact Gallagher Bassett to arrange to attend another scheduled event.