The Hazard Communication
Standard (HCS) provides information to workers and employers about various
chemical hazards that exist in the workplace, and what protective measures
they can take in order to prevent the adverse effects of such hazards.
This course gives you a
basic understanding of how to deal with hazardous chemicals and how workers
can prevent and protect themselves from fatal chemical hazards.
- Understand the
purpose of Hazard Communication Standards (HCS)
- Learn about labels
- Recognize physical
and health hazards associated with hazardous chemicals
- Recognize symbols
used to identify hazards
- Explore how to
prepare and implement a written hazard communication program
- Study training and
The Hazard Communication Standard
Material Safety Data Sheet
Controlling Physical and Health Hazards
Hazard Communication Program
Please see the state/regulatory requirement from the course catalog page.
This course has been approved for 1 hour.
Quizzes - All quizzes must be passed with a 100% to proceed forward to the
Final Exam- Final Exam must be passed with a 70% to pass the course. The
final exam can be taken three times if necessary.