An Introduction to Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT) Course

An Introduction to HAZMAT:

Welcome to the 'Introduction to HAZMAT' course. This course is designed to give you an introduction to HAZMAT and each section will end with a quiz - to test your understanding. HAZMAT includes dangerous goods or hazardous goods which can be solids, liquids, or gases that can harm people, other living organisms, property, or the environment. They are often subject to chemical regulations. In the United States, United Kingdom and sometimes in Canada, dangerous goods are more commonly known as hazardous materials (abbreviated as HAZMAT or hazmat).

Course Duration:

Approximately 1.5 hours 

Course Assessment:

The course includes multiple confirmation quizzes. 

Course Learning Objectives:

The aim of the course is to provide you with a firm introduction and grounding in HAZMAT- so that you can work and operate safely in an environment where HAZMAT is present, specifically:

  • The importance of always being aware of HAZMAT.
  • An introduction to HAZMAT labelling.
  • An awareness of what to do in an emergency.
  • How to keep safe.

Course Learning Outcomes:

The course learning outcomes are as follows:

  • Understand the importance of always being aware of HAZMAT.
  • Knowledge of HAZMAT labelling.
  • Develop an awareness of what to do in an emergency.
  • Know how to keep safe.

Buying in Bulk:

If you wish to purchase this course in bulk quantity, please contact us before trying to make a purchase as we offer various incentives pending the number of courses you require. Please email us at: [email protected] or call us on +44 (0) 161 763 4427 to discuss your requirements.

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Subject

Course Subjects:

  • Introduction to the Course
  • HAZMAT – The Basics
  • HAZMAT – Regulation
  • HAZMAT – Classification System
  • Classification 1: Explosives
  • Classification 2: Gases
  • Classification 3: Flammable Liquids
  • Classification 4: Flammable Solids
  • Classification 5: Oxidisers
  • Classification 6: Poison & Infectious Substances
  • Classification 7: Radioactive Substances
  • Classification 8: Corrosive Substances
  • Classification 9: Miscellaneous
  • HAZMAT – ‘Life Cycle’
  • Transport
  • Storage
  • PPE
  • In Case of Emergency
Certification

Course Certification:

On completion of this course you will be able to download a Certificate of Attendance.

Demo

Course Demo:

You can view a demonstration version of this course by clicking on the following hyperlink:

https://courses.vtcelearning.online/demo-introduction-to-hazmat

Please note that the content you can view has been restricted and this demonstration of the course is to present you with a ‘taste’ of the course itself. To view all the content in this course, you can purchase it using the options provided on this page.

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Course Subjects:

  • Introduction to the Course
  • HAZMAT – The Basics
  • HAZMAT – Regulation
  • HAZMAT – Classification System
  • Classification 1: Explosives
  • Classification 2: Gases
  • Classification 3: Flammable Liquids
  • Classification 4: Flammable Solids
  • Classification 5: Oxidisers
  • Classification 6: Poison & Infectious Substances
  • Classification 7: Radioactive Substances
  • Classification 8: Corrosive Substances
  • Classification 9: Miscellaneous
  • HAZMAT – ‘Life Cycle’
  • Transport
  • Storage
  • PPE
  • In Case of Emergency

Course Certification:

On completion of this course you will be able to download a Certificate of Attendance.

Course Demo:

You can view a demonstration version of this course by clicking on the following hyperlink:

https://courses.vtcelearning.online/demo-introduction-to-hazmat

Please note that the content you can view has been restricted and this demonstration of the course is to present you with a ‘taste’ of the course itself. To view all the content in this course, you can purchase it using the options provided on this page.

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