Hazard Communication BIS




Hazard Communication Online Course Overview

Workers are exposed to hazardous chemical products every day; this poses serious problems for workers and their employers. Hazard Communication (HazCom) training is designed to provide workers with the information they need to recognize and avoid hazardous chemicals. This course will

This online Hazard Communication course addresses the HazCom Standard, the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS), and how to use Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) and chemical labels to prepare for hazards or react to exposures. After completing this course, an understanding should be gained of OSHA’s Hazard Communication (HazCom) standard and the GHS, physical and health hazards of chemicals, what items are included in the hazardous chemical program, and how Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and warning labels are used in the workplace.

Hazard Communication Online Course Topics

This online Hazard Communication course covers the following topics:

  • The OHSA HazCom Standard
  • Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)
  • Hazard classifications
  • Manufacturer and importer responsibilities
  • Employer responsibilities
  • Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) and labels
  • Training


Hazard Communication Online Course Duration

Approximately 45 minutes

Hazard Communication Online Assessment

Testing conducted in this online course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to pass this course. The course is able to be taken three times in efforts to achieve the pass mark.

Hazard Communication Online Certificate Of Completion

Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.
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