Accredited Handle Dangerous Goods Training

Accredited Handle Dangerous Goods Training

Handle Dangerous Goods Training

Clause 39 of the WHS regulations regulation requires any person conducting a business or undertaking must ensure that all staff are trained in how to deal with the risks associated with the work.  Spill Station offers Handle Dangerous Goods Training to help you to operate in a lawful and compliant manner.

This course has been designed to provide skills and knowledge for the safe identification, collection, storage, handling, spill control and emergency response of dangerous goods and hazardous substances.

Handle Dangerous Goods and Hazardous Substance Training Data Sheet

 

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Description

Unit of Competency

TLID Handle Dangerous Goods/Hazardous Substances

PUAWER008B Confine Small Workplace Emergencies

Course Description

This course has been designed to provide skills and knowledge for the safe identification, collection, storage, handling, spill control and emergency response of dangerous goods and hazardous substances.

Course Content

  • Spill Control and Response
  • Updates on current legislation
  • Identification of Hazardous Materials
  • How to interpret Safety Data Sheets
  • Safety planning procedure prior to working
  • Chemical pathways to the body
  • Chemical effects to the body
  • Planning and preparation for an emergency
  • Sizing up an emergency
  • Responding to a hazardous materials incident
  • Safely confine emergency where possible
  • Disposal of waste, report and replace used items
  • Packaging groups
  • Hazchem Code
  • Handling techniques
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Emergency Decontamination
  • Labelling Requirements
  • Types of emergencies
  • Use of initial response equipment
  • Understanding and selection of PPE
  • Evacuation procedures – if required

 

Participant Prerequisites

  • Report/record faults and defects according to organisational procedures
  • Gain access to and interpret safety data sheets (SDSs)
  • Access and understand company/organisation standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Access and comply with WHS / OHS legislation
  • Use literacy and numeracy skills as required to read, interpret and apply guidelines and protocols
  • Use literacy and numeracy skills to adequately interpret documentation available in line with State/Territory regulations, legislation and policies

Participants are required to be on time for all courses and bring a form of identification such as drivers licence or Medicare card for verification of details listed on the course enrolment form.

 

Site Requirements

  • Training room
  • Space for practical training and drills

 

Spill Station Information Requirements

Due to the assessment requirements of the unit of competency, Spill Station will need to be provided with the following information prior to training commencement;

  • Standard Operating Procedures for chemical handling
  • Names of chemicals likely to be handled by the participants
  • Safety Data Sheets of chemicals likely to be handled by the participants

 

Delivery Method

  • Onsite face-to-face theory and practical training

Course Duration

  • 7 hours

Group Size

  • To ensure quality training and a safe learning environment, the maximum allowable group size is 12 participants.

Upon Successful Completion

  • Statement of Attainment and wallet card issued to individual participants who successfully complete the requirements of the unit of competency and have a valid Unique Student Identifier (USI)
  • A Nationally Recognised Training Summary for your Health and Safety Office compliance file

Links to Unit of Competency Information

Handle Dangerous Goods / Hazardous Substances
https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/PUAWER008B

Confine Small Workplace Emergencies
https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/TLID2003

Spill Station Australia use Parcor (RTO7076) for all accredited training courses.

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Division 1 Information, training and instruction

39 Provision of information, training and instruction
(1) This clause applies for the purposes of section 19 of the Act to a person
conducting a business or undertaking.
(2) The person must ensure that information, training and instruction
provided to a worker is suitable and adequate having regard to:
(a) the nature of the work carried out by the worker, and
(b) the nature of the risks associated with the work at the time the
information, training or instruction is provided, and
(c) the control measures implemented.
Maximum penalty:
(a) in the case of an individual—$6,000, or
(b) in the case of a body corporate—$30,000.
(3) The person must ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, that the
information, training and instruction provided under this clause is
provided in a way that is readily understandable by any person to whom
it is provided.
Maximum penalty:
(a) in the case of an individual—$6,000, or
(b) in the case of a body corporate—$30,000.