Chemical Handling Training

Safe storage & handling of hazardous substances (NZQA UNITS 20733 – New replacement Unit Standard 31290)

LENGTH: 8 Hours

TIME: 7:30 am – 3:30 pm

FEES: $330 + GST per Trainee

NZQA 20733 Safe Storage and handling of Hazardous Substances in the workplace (Chemical Handling and Storage training)

Course overview: People credited with this chemical handling unit standard will be able to demonstrate knowledge of: technical vocabulary and documentation for hazardous substances; the properties and effects of hazardous substances; precautions relating to the storage and handling of hazardous substances in the workplace; and responsibilities relating to the safe storage and handling of hazardous substances. Safe handling of chemical training.

Key outcome of Chemical Handling Training (20733)

  • Demonstrate knowledge of technical vocabulary and documentation for hazardous substances.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the properties and effects of hazardous substances.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of precautions relating to the storage and handling of hazardous substances in the workplace.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of responsibilities relating to the safe storage and handling of hazardous substances.

Chemical Certified Handler Training (NZQA UNITS 31291 – New replacement Unit Standard 31291)

LENGTH 8 Hours

TIME 7:30 am – 3:30 pm

FEES $330 + GST per Trainee

NZQA 31291: Demonstrate knowledge of hazardous substances relevant to Chemical Certified Handlers (replaced unit 20645)

NZQA 20733 Safe Storage and handling of Hazardous Substances in the workplace (Chemical Handling and Storage training)

Course overview: This chemical handling unit standard is for people preparing for, and intend to apply for, Certified Handler certification under the Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017.

Key outcome of Chemical Handling Training (31291)

  • Describe requirements relevant for a Certified Handler
  • Demonstrate knowledge of hazardous substances relevant to the candidate’s role
  • Describe emergency procedures involving hazardous substances relevant to the candidate’s role.

Use of Spill Kits Training

Duration: 3 hours (non unit standard).

LENGTH: 3 Hours

TIME: 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

FEES: $180 + GST per Trainee

Candidates of this chemical spill kits use training will learn about the chemicals used within their workplace. They will understand MSDS and the associated documentation, the different types of absorbent material and elements of a spill kit. The safe use of spill kits for leaks and containment, disposal of waste and reporting functions is also covered. A practical spill containment exercise is also completed.

CHEMICAL HANDLING, STORAGE, AND DISPOSAL OF HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES (NZQA UNIT 31293)

LENGTH: 8 Hours

TIME: 7:30 am – 3:30 pm

FEES: $330 + GST per Trainee

Course overview:

  • This unit standard is for people who use hazardous substances – useful for supervisors. People credited with this unit standard can:
    Interpret health and safety information for safe handling, storage, and disposal of a hazardous substance
  •  Demonstrate safe storage, handling, and disposal of a hazardous substance in the workplace
  • Demonstrate response to uncontrolled release of a hazardous substance

Contact us to discuss your training requirements at 0800 270 959 or  09-2709592 or email us at [email protected]

Group Rate: We offer special Group rates for (Minimum of 8 to Maximum of 12 Trainees per Group)

We also offer special group rates and/or training provided at your site.

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