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Advanced HAZMAT Spill Response

The Advanced Hazardous Substance Spill Response course educates the workers in the hazards and requirements associated with handling; storing; working with as well as dealing with a chemical spill incident. Often employees at this level are also members of the companies Emergency Response Team (ERT).

Course Aim:

Enable the student to better Understand and Identify Hazardous Chemicals, their Potential Hazards, Use, Storage, and Disposal requirements. To provide an Emergency Response to any HAZMAT leak, spill or incident, and safely manage and contain the Incident in a professional manner.

Course Content:
  • The HAZMAT safety regulations
  • The identification of hazardous substances
  • The dangers posed by hazardous substances
  • Dangerous substance classifications
  • Worksite evaluation and safety considerations
  • The HAZCOM program
  • Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
  • HAZMAT PPE, safety equipment, spill kit and decontamination equipment/facilities
  • Various chemical spills and incidents
  • The company’s emergency response plan, and procedures
  • Respiratory protection standard
  • Demonstrate the ability to Recognize, Respond quickly and effectively to a HAZMAT emergency
  • Establish a Safe HAZMAT scene, including appropriate spill containment
  • Establishing company incident Prevention measures
  • Understand the Company’s Standing Operating Procedures
The training will be conducted by way of
  • 80% Theoretical, with Audio-visual Presentations, using real situations
  • 20% Practical with Individual and group problem solving exercises
  • A group exercise and a written evaluation is conducted to established competency
Class Instructor Ratio

1: 20 Candidates Maximum Per Course


1 Day

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