Course Summary:

This online micro-credential provides an overview of hazardous chemicals including the correct identification, labeling, safe handling, storage, and requirements for documentation in the workplace. The requirements for using Safety Data Sheets are described to reinforce the responsibility of both individual and employer to prevent chemical injuries in the workplace.

This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.

Learning Outcomes:  

  1. Define what constitutes a hazardous chemical
  2. Understand the purpose, use, and requirements of Safety Data Sheets in the workplace
  3. Describe the emergency equipment required in chemical storage areas
  4. Outline requirements for the safe disposal of hazardous chemicals in the workplace. 

Assessment:  Online Quiz

Fee:  $45

Duration:  2 hours

CPD Hours:  2 hours

Intakes:  Enrolments are taken throughout the year on a continuous basis.

Study Mode:  Online

Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations:

Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.

Course Enquiries:  CPD-Enquiries@cqu.edu.au