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Hexavalent Chromium for General Industry

    Hexavalent Chromium for General Industry

    Course Overview

    Hexavalent Chromium is an intermediate online safety course for the General Industry and is useful to health and safety officers. After going over the definition of Hexavalent Chromium, this course will cover the damage that exposure can do to the human body and how to limit it. OSHA standards are explained, as well as medical surveillance, hazard communication and other topics related to Hexavalent Chromium safety.

    Intended Audience

    This Hexavalent Chromium online safety course for the general industry worker is also useful for health and safety officers who may come into contact with Hexavalent chromium while working.

    • General Industry Workers
    • General Industry Supervisors
    • General Industry Managers
    • Health and Safety Officers

    Learning Objectives

    ClickSafety's Hexavalent Chromium for General Industry online safety course will describe chromium and then show you how to avoid the dangerous versions of chromium. After successfully completing this Hexavalent Chromium class, you will know common uses of Hexavalent Chromium and how to prevent exposure. OSHA standards are explained and the signs of Hexavalent Chromium-related illnesses are reviewed.

    Course Topics

    • Background on Hexavalent Chromium
    • Health Hazards
    • OSHA Standard
    • Standard Highlights
    • Medical Surveillance
    • Communication of Hazards
    • Additional Resources


    • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
    • OSHA
    • Hexavalent Chromium
    • National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
    • Routes of Exposure
    • Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL)
    • Hygiene Areas
    • Action Level
    • Physician or other Licensed Health Care Professional (PLHCP)

    Features and Benefits

    ClickSafety’s Hexavalent Chromium for General Industry online safety course teaches you the sources of Hexavalent Chromium. Methods of protecting you from these sources are explained in the following topics:

    • Hexavalent chromium compounds
    • Exposure Controls
    • Prohibited Activities
    • NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards
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