Chemical Safety Training

This section of courses includes chemical safety awareness and chemical spill training and its aim is to provide participants involved with chemicals in the workplace to work safely and have an understanding of their dangers. The chemical safety course will give them the knowledge of relevant legislation and talk about SDS sheets.

The following content is in some or all of the courses

  • Review the SDS sheets
  • Legislation applicable to chemicals
  • Review of hazard labeling
  • Procedures to cleaning up spill safety
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • What clean-up materials are required
  • Practical spill clean-up
  • Toxicology
  • Waste disposal procedures, e.g. acids and solvents
  • How to document spill and present it
  • Statutory legislation
  • Chemical regulations
  • Hazardous materials
  • Routes of entry into the body
  • Warning signs and labels
  • Materials Safety Data Sheets
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Disposal Controls
  • Control Measures if spill occurs
  • Chemical Control Measures

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This chemical safety course training is provided on a one to one basis, public training or private in house training.

Out of hours training and Saturday are at no extra cost. All our training is carried out from Cork to Dublin, Limerick to Galway, Kilkenny to Wexford, Tipperary to Sligo and everywhere in between.

For information sheets on a particular chemical course, contact for details on the chemical safety course