This course provides students with the knowledge to be a competent person in the safe handling, storage, and disposal of workplace hazardous substances as well as an understanding of the potential adverse effects these substances pose to people, property and the environment.
Unit Standard: 31290 L4 C6 V1
At the end of this course, students will be able to:
US31290 is delivered online and includes topics that you work through at your own pace before you undertake the formal assessment.
After you contact Wood Training or book the course, we will send you a confirmation email with a link to the course and a self-enrolment key/access link. You will be prompted in the system to set up a profile with information that we need for your enrolment.
You will need to have:
US31293 Demonstrate safe handling, storage and disposal of hazardous substances; and US497 Demonstrate knowledge of workplace health and safety requirements or equivalent, are recommended before you do this course.
Theory assessment which takes place when the student is ready. This includes completion of a short online quiz and a written assessment.
To maintain current competency, it is recommended that refresher training occurs regularly. Depending on the industry you work in this may vary. Current Wood Training recommendation is every two years.