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TLID2003 Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances 

RTO Code:21519

Duration: 1 day

Aim: This accredited module provides individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge to handle dangerous goods and hazardous substances that includes hazardous chemicals, including identifying requirements for working with dangerous goods and/or hazardous chemicals with considerations to confirming site incident procedures and selecting handling techniques.

Key Areas Covered:

  • Identifying dangerous goods and hazardous chemicals from information that includes, packaging, labelling, registers and Safety Data Sheets or other relevant documentation;
  • Understanding legislative obligations placed on key stakeholders went working with dangerous goods and hazardous chemicals;
  • Identifying different classes and characteristics of dangerous goods and hazardous chemicals through relevant documentation and labelling;
  • Confirm site reporting and incident procedures including notification obligations to the regulator; and
  • Applying load handling techniques when using, storing and transiting dangerous goods and hazardous chemicals.

Target Audience: Anyone working in logistics / transport, warehousing, distribution and storage industries and individuals who may handle dangerous goods and/or hazardous chemicals and or substances.

Note: The term Hazardous Chemicals has been adopted in the relevant states and territories that have adopted the Work Health and Safety Legislation.

Learning, Literacy and Numeracy Requirements

In order to be successful in the unit, students must have sufficient English written and oral language skills to enable clear and direct communication with trainer and other students.

Students must be able to; listen and understand instructions, complete an enrolment form and multiple choice written assessment, and participate in group discussion.

If you have any concerns regarding this pre-requisite please contact our friendly HAZCON training team to discuss what assisted learning options are available to you.

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