1800 429 266

W507 Health Effects of Hazardous Substances

Duration: 5 days

The Health Effects of Hazardous Substances short course provides an introduction to the principles of toxicology, physiology and epidemiology. The main types of harmful effects to target organs from exposure to chemical hazards at work, and the hazards associated with common hazardous substances.

On successful completion of this course you should be able to:

  • Provide definitions of commonly used toxicological terms
  • Describe the main routes by which hazardous substances can enter the body, and the factors which influence their absorption, distribution, storage and elimination
  • Describe the main sources of information on hazardous substances and processes
  • Describe the main features of the principal target organs affected by hazardous substances at work, and the factors which influence the degree of harm.

Book an expression of interest to attend IOHA training course/s or contact us. to find out more about this training course

Latest
News

Managing Contractors - WHS Management Plans - Blog

Posted by Andy Perry on 4 December 2018
As previously outlined in my last Blog in October, managing contractors is an on-going requirement to demonstrate compliance with legislation an...
Posted in: Andy Perry  

An Update on Compliance Codes Issued by WorkSafe Victoria

Posted by Richard Forster on 20 November 2018
Compliance codes are an important part of the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) legislative framework In Victoria. They provide practical gui...
Posted in: Richard Forster  
< Previous | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | Next >

Safety Chat Newsletter

Training & Services Brochure

BookmarkTell a friendPrint