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Hazard Communication HAZCOM



The Hazard Communication (HAZCOM) training module meets Occupational Safety and Health Administration guidelines for training and awareness pertaining to the hazard communications standard, this module fulfills basic requirements for employees who may be exposed to hazardous chemicals. The module further fulfills the basic requirements outlined in Occupational Safety and Health guidelines, Code of Federal Regulations 29 CFR 1910.1200.

The course specifically trains employees to know that they are exposed to hazardous chemicals. Included is how to read MSDS sheets use and read labels.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of Hazard Communication (HAZCOM) training, the student will be familiar with:

  • Hazard Determination
  • Hazardous Chemical List
  • Material Safety Data Sheets
  • Definitions associated with Hazard Communications
  • Hazardous Material Labeling System
  • Employee Training

Additional Information

Course Length: 4 hrs

Course Required By: OSHA

Written Exam:

Written and hands-on competency will be evaluated at the end of each course. Incorrectly answered questions will be reviewed with student to ensure understanding before completion of course.

Students will use actual MSDS sheets to determine safety information on simulated chemical container prior to handling the product.

Retraining: Whenever a new, not previously trained in, physical or health hazard is to be introduced into the employee’s work area.