Hazard Communication for Custodial Personnel

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This training program describes the hazardous characteristics of chemicals, routes of entry, symptoms of exposure and how chemical exposure is evaluated. 

Sources of information on chemical hazards are described (specifically container labels and Safety Data Sheets) as well as how to obtain this information. General chemical handling precautions are reviewed as well as task-specific chemical exposure controls. Proper use of personal protective equipment and good personal hygiene is emphasized. Emergency procedures, including chemical contamination and spill cleanup are described. This course meets the requirements of the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard.