Storage and Labelling of Dangerous Substances

Course Objective

Identify, classify and characterize hazardous substances, to interpret the label and check the precautions, learn how to store and the conditions under which dangerous substances.

Target Group

Warehouse workers, laboratory technicians, workers in the chemical industry.


  • Full Time

Course Outline

  • General requirements for storage
  • Operations and forms of storage
  • Hazardous substances: class, exposure limits
  • Diagram Hommel – interpretation
  • Control of substances hazardous to health – NIOSH
  • MSDS of products – MSDS
  • Labelling symbols, phrases and signage.
  • Rules for handling hazardous chemicals

Total Workload

  • 8 Hours
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