SDS and HAZCOM Awareness for Manufacturing

Level: Introductory
Duration: 0 Hours 45 Minutes
Course ID: CLK0649
CEUs:
$25.00

The SDS and HAZCOM Awareness course from ClickSafety is a 60-minute introductory level online training designed for Manufacturing employees to learn the fundamentals of OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard (HCS).

Manufacturing processes sometimes require chemicals for production, cooling, lubrication, and cleaning. Because of this, it is important to know how to work safely around chemicals in a Manufacturing environment. The basis of this is proper classification, labeling, and documentation in Safety Data Sheets (SDS). Participants can also expect to cover the requirements of a Hazard Communication (HAZCOM) program.

ClickSafety’s SDS and HAZCOM Awareness course is designed to teach Manufacturing employees how to recognize hazards and understand the training requirements for safe work practices around chemicals. Specific course topics include the following:

  • A summary of typical manufacturing environments
  • An overview of OSHA’s HCS and general requirements
  • Employer responsibilities under the HCS
  • Requirements for a chemical inventory and SDSs
  • Requirements for proper workplace labeling
  • Information about alternative labels, unlabeled containers, and Department of Transportation (DOT) shipping containers
  • Basic training requirements for working with hazardous chemicals, plus 14 additional training elements
  • Understanding Pictograms and their hazard associations
  • Your right to know and understand the hazardous chemicals you work with
  • Common best practices for safety when working with hazardous chemicals
  • A description of the NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards Mobile Application (NPG)
  • Links to nine additional resources for information and assistance 
  • Knowledge checks to measure your understanding

The SDS and HAZCOM Awareness course from ClickSafety is designed for all levels of employment within the Manufacturing industry. Individuals who may specifically benefit from this training include the following:

  • Manufacturing workers
  • Manufacturing managers
  • Manufacturing supervisors

If you have any concerns as to whether this course is appropriate for you or your industry, please browse our full selection of Online Courses and Safety Packs, call 800-971-1080, or Contact Us online.

ClickSafety’s SDS and HAZCOM Awareness online training is a 60-minute introductory course designed to provide foundational knowledge regarding OSHA’s requirements for safe work practices around chemicals in the Manufacturing environment. Upon successful completion of this course, participants can expect to:

  • Describe the fundamentals of OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard (HCS)
  • Locate information on hazardous chemicals in your workplace through labeling and information on SDSs
  • Identify hazards and understand training requirements for safely working around chemicals
  • Know your employer’s responsibilities under the HCS
  • Recognize your right to know and understand the hazardous chemicals you work with
  • Cite common best practices for safety when working with hazardous chemicals
  • Understand the importance of your role as an employee in a safe work environment
  • Find additional sources of information and assistance
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