Chemical Awareness Training Course

Our Half Day Chemical Awareness Training Course Covers the law and risk assessment of hazardous chemicals. The correct storage, transport, and dangers of hazardous chemicals. The symbol’s used to identify the type of hazardous chemicals. Understanding material safety data sheets.  How to use a spill kit and the correct method of disposal.

Method of Delivery

Venue: Online via Live Virtual Classroom/Classroom Based Training

The training course can also be delivered to your premises at any time.

Next Course Dates: To Be Confirmed

Course Duration: Hours 3

Infection Control Training Course Objectives

On completion of the this course, participants will 

  • Have knowledge of the dangers of hazardous chemicals
  • Understand the chemical symbol’s used and material safety data sheets
  • Chemical risk assessment
  • Use of a spill kit
  • Storage of hazardous chemicals

Topics Coverd On This Course

  • Understand the law relating to hazardous chemicals
  • Chemical risk assessment
  • The storage and transport of hazardous chemicals
  • Understanding the chemical symbol’s
  • Material safety data sheets, what’s on them, there importance and where to find them.
  • Use of a spill kit
  • Disposal of hazardous chemicals
  • Safety of employees and the environment


Successful Candidates will receive a Guardian Safety Certificate which is Valid for 3 years.

Who Should Attend

Anyone that works with chemicals within the workplace should do this course.

Guardian Safety Trainers

Guardian Safety is a QQI registered training Provider and all instructors are fully qualified trainers having achieved Level 6 in the National Framework of Qualifications. All course instructors hold a minimum of Train the Trainer Qualification and are qualified safety practitioners holding a formal qualification in fire safety.

Entry Requirements / Access

learners will require a good level of English, both oral and written. The minimum standard required  for learners of whom English may not be their first language, or for those who have not completed primary or secondary education in English, is set at Level B2 on the Common European Framework of Reference for Language CEFRL.

Evidence of competence and certification to this standard can also be demonstrated by means of the following assessments:

IELTS (International English Language Testing System) – Minimum overall band score of 7.0

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) – High Intermediate level required on 4 skills.0

5N1632 QQI Level 5 English as a Second Language


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