Hazard Communication: Types
In the Types of Hazards module students will become aware of effective hazard communication practices and the importance of the written plan. By the end of the module, students will become familiar with the necessity of keeping the chemical inventory up-to-date as well as keeping containers labeled properly. The module will also define the material safety data sheet, proper locations for the sheet, safety equipment, employee responsibilities, and training requirements.
This course covers certain types of hazards that are present in the oil and gas production workplace, as well as the difficulties of transporting hazardous materials. We also cover general health and first aid, and the responsibilities of those in the workplace regarding industrial hygiene, bloodborne pathogens, and planning for emergencies.